Saturday, March 12, 2016

More progress shots, early march 2016

Following up on the progress of this project, here we have some current pictures.
The roof is all sheathed and "dried in".

Most of the fascia, soffets and roof edging is done:

Here is a shot of a Doug Fir timber knee brace and beam system under the garage eve:

Some warm weather as I write this, in the 50s and sunny, Saturday March 12th. Above average temps and it has been a mild winter but we will take it as it comes. I'm sure winter is not over yet...

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Progress Pictures from January 2016

Finishing up the trusses in January:


Building the "look-outs" around the eves:

At the end of January, parts of the house have the sheathing on the roof giving the living room a little bit more of a closed in feel:


Still a lot of snow here be we are hoping for 47 degrees and some sun today...
Here is a picture off the deck taken just now, 8:18am March 6th 2016:

My son, Patrick, took a picture of this Barred Owl by our driveway last week. An amazing setting blended into the snowy trees like this.