Shingle Cottage Construction

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).

Dean 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)



Architect
Todd Remington, AIA


Stay-In-Place Polystyrene Forms
Lite-Form International
800-551-3313



Engineered Lumber
Trus Joist MacMillan
952-896-1115




Advanced Water Control System (Drainage Membrane)
Cosella Dörken Products, Inc.
888-433-5824
905-563-3255



Traditional Trusses
ABC Truss/Lyman Lumber
952-474-0844


Decorative Timber-frame Trusses
Thistlewood Timber Frame Homes
800-567-3280
www.thistlewoodtimberframe.com

 

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