Long serving buildings create stable lives, desirable communities, and community assets. This project is now serving in its third year of a fine home for a young family. Taxes are paid, the neighborhood collects a + for another fine home, and a family is secure under a new roof. Though our culture often looks to first cost, or to "splash" the real value is over time, and holding financial as well as human assets. Permanence should be valued higher in our culture. :~( Regrettably it is not, for now.