Random thoughts of Roxanne on travel, cooking, and life in general.
Monday, July 16, 2007
Managing tight spaces
As any of you who have tried to move couches and beds up and down stairwells can attest, it is darn near impossible to get them around those tight corners.
Can you imagine how difficult it would be to move things in and out of the tall and narrow buildings in Amsterdam? To manage this, most buildings have big hooks jutting out from the ridgepoles to hoist things up and into the front windows of the building.