It WAS a bit of a job getting to the greenhouse to get the garden hose (then going back to get another hose when one wasn’t long enough), and then shovelling down through the snow to the outside water tap on the house. But it was worth the effort – we now have a temporary water connection to the bakery from the house, via garden hose, and all the plumbing is functioning and leak-free! Now Tim can really fill his boots with tea. And I can wash paint brushes without walking back to the house (but wait, there isn’t really much call for washing paint brushes anymore – everything is painted!!).
Almost more exciting than running water are all the new signs we now have: