Woohoo!!! I Passed My Inspection!!!! Woohoo!!

Business By Christy0722 Updated 8 Jun 2011 , 4:26pm by cakegirl1973

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Christy0722 Posted 6 Jun 2011 , 8:22pm
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I guess I can finally sleep again! I passed my Dept of Ag inspection this morning!!!!! Woo Hoo!!!!! It was not as bad as I thought is was going to be. icon_surprised.gif
Planning on opening the doors in 2 weeks!!! 3 years of planning is finally paying off!!! icon_biggrin.gifthumbs_up.gificon_biggrin.gif

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mena2002 Posted 6 Jun 2011 , 8:26pm
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Congratulations icon_biggrin.gificon_biggrin.gificon_biggrin.gif

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DSmo Posted 6 Jun 2011 , 8:31pm
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LKing12 Posted 6 Jun 2011 , 8:42pm
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I am a few months behind you! Still working on our building. Congratulations!!

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Traycee Posted 6 Jun 2011 , 8:47pm
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Congratulations!!! Can't wait for my day to come!!!

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heartsnsync Posted 7 Jun 2011 , 5:31am
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Congratulations! I am still waiting on my Dept. of Agr. inspection but hopefully it will be any day now. Hopefully soon I will be celebrating like you! I hope your business does very well. Good luck!

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JulieMN Posted 8 Jun 2011 , 12:36am
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cabecakes Posted 8 Jun 2011 , 12:43am
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Congratulations and good luck to you! I have been doing a little research into what all is involved in Ohio, but I don't imagine I will be opening up shop any time soon. 1) I still need a lot more practice, and 2)finances won't allow for it right now. So right now I have to be content just making cakes for family and friends.

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cblupe Posted 8 Jun 2011 , 3:23pm
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Congratulations! I know somewhat what you have been thru.

I signed a lease on a storefront in March and have been slowly learning that older, really old buildings are not the most ideal place to begin. Plumbing has been a challenge, the inspector wants all the drains separate and to tear up the floors to be able to install. Still fighting him on that one. Not to mention the grease trap/interceptor.

And being a really old building, I am not sure if I have enough amps for the electricity. Met with another electrician yesterday. I met with one last week and he said he would get back in touch with me and never did, I called numerous times and he hasn't returned my calls. I think he bailed on me. Then I met a new one yesterday. He was an older more experienced electrician who seemed to know what he was talking about. I already have my new 'Deluxe Oven' so he studied the requirements. I think he will be able to make it work without me having to buy the farm. I do hope he calls me back today after talking the the electrical inspector on what he can do for me.

Wish me luck on these two major issues. I feel I am at the point of no return since I have all of my commercial appliances delivered. It is still really exciting watching my shop take shape. It's been a long time coming.


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Reyna Posted 8 Jun 2011 , 3:32pm
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Congratulations! just passed mine 2 days ago also icon_smile.gif But im so busy making cakes i don't have time to move in!! LOL

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cakegirl1973 Posted 8 Jun 2011 , 4:26pm
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Congrats and good luck! icon_smile.gif

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