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The Subfloor Chronicles...Part Tres

Friday was a busy day in Tiny House Land.  I started the morning by going back over the insulation with expanding spray foam (for windows and doors…don’t want TOO much expansion after all).   753 more words

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The Subfloor Chronicles…Part 2

Welp, it turns out the flashing was off my original markings…by 6 inches.

*Sigh* At least I only cut my thumb once twice.

Thankfully, I had left over flashing (I bought the 50’ roll, remember?) so I marched myself over to the Lowe’s power tool section (where they keep all sorts of useful things) and bought myself some big ‘ole tin snips. 834 more words

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The Subfloor Chronicles....Part 1

Last Friday was the first real day of get-in-the-dirt-work.  And let me just start by saying, all those who do this for a living…you’re amazing.  It is not easy drilling in to metal and keeping everything straight. 1,109 more words

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Pearls of *Construction*Wisdom

Lessons I learned from the first *real* day doing work…

  1. The first thing you need when you start any project is a workbench.  And sawhorses.
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A new build begins: getting the trailer and starting the floor package.

Yesterday we picked up our custom trailer to start our next build. All of our trailers are built in Canada, modified on Vancouver Island, and designed specifically for Rewild Homes. 180 more words

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Ready? Set? PUUUULLLLLL

This is the hill… It’s VERY steep

OMG the house finally gets here but it’s getting dark…

We had to use two tractors to clear enough room… 73 more words

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