Dean and Robin review the plans for
the Shingle Cottage and explore solutions to siting and excavation issues. The
foundation walls are poured. (Part 1 of 18).
and Robin combine traditional and state-of-the-art materials for the framing of
the Shingle Cottage. Engineered lumber foundation cap, wall systems, and I-joists
are paired with timber-frame trusses and beams salvaged from a distillery. (Part
2 of 18).
(Original broadcast dates - 10/4/97, 10/11/97)