August, 2012

  1. Reclaimed cedar boards

    This must’ve been used indoors, as it’s still quite bright, but riddled with thin little nails. I’m not quite sure yet how I’ll use it, perhaps as siding on the east wall with the three tall windows. I’m also unsure if I should bother taking out all the nails, or just nail them down. I…

  2. Framing Begins

    I have arrived at the site to find that the contractor I hired to do the foundations and floor framing is hard at work. Jim Keenan of Hickory Nut Builders has a reputation in the area for doing good work, and it doesn’t hurt that he and the building inspector are good friends 😉 Jim…