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Silly Development

There are many times in appears Mozambicans hear about a novel idea, like pruning trees, and take it so far to the extreme that one has to wonder what kind of thought process led to the end product.  135 more words

Teaching 2015

Doing it Right

I had a great bunch of people come to help with wall assembly and placing on the trailer today and was once again reminded of the importance of doing things right if you’re going to do them at all. 281 more words

Building Process

New Redvector Course: Design of Buildings Using Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF)

RedVector is excited to announce the launch of a brand new mobile-ready eLearning course on ICFs!

This course is intended to present a comparison of engineering analysis approaches to the design of building structures for Insulated Concrete Forms. 169 more words


The walls are up!

Once we got the floor package on, things really started to take shape. The walls went up fairly quickly, and soon a tiny house began to form! 25 more words

Tiny House



Wall construction begins with the inner Celcon block layer. Window openings (from inside) are cut to form splayed surrounds. The result will allow more light into rooms and accommodate shutters. 271 more words

No Wallpaper- a Two Century Rollback?

In the last post Nick had taken us back fifty years in terms of wallpapers. On the adjacent wall he had to go deeper, revealing not only another wallpaper but also what is very probably the original lime wash/whitewash  from when the wall was built. 119 more words


Retaining Wall Contruction Brisbane

Build Your Own Retaining Wall

Retaining walls have many uses in creating interesting landscape design, as well as serving to prevent soil from washing away in a heavy rainstorm. 465 more words

Retaining Wall Construction