Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Windows – a key part of our Philippine house building project.  Our plan is to live as much as possible without air conditioning in this steamy tropical climate.  Therefore, our eight main windows are big, 2.4 meters wide (almost eight feet) and 1.6 meters (0ver five feet) high.  We decided on casement windows because almost 100% of the window opening is really open, whereas with sliding windows, only half of the opening can be open.  Big windows…

Lunar New Year Celebration, China Bank Mabini Branch, Iloilo City. At smaller branches…

Shopping for cement blocks (called hollow block) in the Philippines is …

US Embassy Residential Security Tips for the Philippines See also: http://goiloilo.com/crime-against-foreigners-philippines/