|Fordhall Farm's new green roof canopy|
As time moves on and Easter approaches, the final touches on our renovation project begin. This week Sedum Supplys have been putting the gravel base onto our green roof. This substrate will hold a beautiful biodiverse roof, which all the local widlife will be able to take advantage of throughout the year.
|Welsh slate really makes |
the new Farm Shop special
Meanwhile, work has continued upstairs and outside. Warmcell recycled newspaper is blown in between the floor joists to help insulate the building and reduce noise between the floors.
|The recycled newspaper is blown in between the joists. It is shredded so fine, it looks like we have had mice!|
|Plasterers work hard in |
our new office
Externally, the drainage is in, our soakaway and septic tank have arrived and most of the external paving is complete.
With only 3-4 weeks before we open, it is all hands on deck. Ben and I and the rest of the team are busy finalising the details such as tables, shelves, crockery, suppliers and more. There are so many things to think about - we hope we remember to get the coffee!
This work has been part funded by Advantage West Midlands