Monthly Archives: January 2012

Clearing Land – Mowing

I have found that it is very important to start mowing what I have cleared.  Several time I cleared an area, didn’t mow it for a year or two and had to clear it again (yeah sometimes I learn slow). … Continue reading

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Clearing Land – Chainsaw

I by no means claim to be an expert on this subject, but wanted to document my experiences so that others can learn from them.  First I think it is important to give my perspective, I own 10 acres of which   … Continue reading

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I Need A Heat Recovery Ventilator

Due to the fact that a SIP house is very air tight it is strongly recommend to have some kind of air exchange.  The advantage to an air tight house with an air exchange system is you get to control … Continue reading

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Video Of Setting Roof Panels

I got the video of setting roof panels uploaded to YouTube.  

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All Of The Roof Panels Are Now On

All of the roof panels are now on, except for the dormers.  The connector room and garage are getting standard trusses.

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Some Of The Roof Panels Are Up

  About 1/4 of the roof panels have been set today.  It is nice to walk around the 2nd floor and get a feel for what the space will be like.         This shot is from the … Continue reading

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Roof Beams Are Up

Our roof beams are all up, tomorrow the roof panels start going up

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