To the layperson observing a construction site, it’s often difficult or impossible to visualize the finished project. In Mexico, where most construction is by done by manual labor, the dichotomy is even more pronounced as evidenced in these pictures.
A friend who worked for Occupational Health and Safety, covered her eyes when she saw this. The ladder is actually 2 hand made ladders tied together. The men carried five gallon pails of cement on their shoulders up that ladder.
The most commonly heard phrase at this point? “Uno mas de cemento, por favor.”
Another part of the site went from this
Yes, this will be a pool.
And the final result looks pretty darn good.