Oct , Having had enough of living in a sublet in the oh so hip West Village, we asked SuperHero Contractor Chris to focus all of his attention on the Garden Apartment This way, we could move into the apartment (actually BE in our house, crazy ) while the upper floors continue to be worked on And we re
Oct , On gas models, make sure you choose one configured for your gas supply, since many manufactured or mobile homes use propane rather than natural gas All the major tankless water heater manufacturers carry models for both propane and natural gas Rinnai, Rheem, Takagi, and Bosch are all good
Mar , Some roofing companies buy their own shaping machines so they can buy rolls of plain galvanized steel and crank the stuff out right on the job site about metal roofs (and the primary reason I wanted one) is that you can harvest rain water off a metal roof and use it in your food garden, or in a pinch,
Watch this video to find out how to clean an asphalt shingle roof to remove black algae streaks and stains Make sure you check the manufacturers instruction on exactly how much to use Then, lightly wet down Allow it to sit there for about minutes and do the work for you, then blast it off with a garden hose And your
Apr , Small roof over annex Herb garden! Some construction notes I love the Tongue and Groove composite lumber for zero maintenance and long life, BUT it s super heavy, super expensive It should have been smaller while the upper floors continue to be worked on And we re moving into it
Oct , Landscape architects Arterra LLP on the right way to design and build a roof garden This image shows shallow and deep assemblies for living roofs from a single manufacturer (Carlisle) They are engineered to assume that the drainage may fail and the whole bath tub could then fill up with water.
However, the project that return the most value, seem to be those where the owner uses insulated wood windows with a vinyl or aluminum plating on the outside be the most economical way to add square footage to your home, because you have only one foundation and one roof structure for both levels of living area.
The resulting sliver of trim will be glued to the end of the rail to cover the end grain and return the profile to the wall The only thing different about polyurethane chair rail is that it requires adhesive in addition to finish nails to secure it Most manufacturers recommend a polyurethane based construction adhesive Once the
Mar , With Tind House, they developed distinctive contemporary details for the roof shape, windows and doors of the flexible system, which can be constructed as a single storey residence for a couple or a family home with two or three floors Tind House by Claesson Koivisto Rune Each house features a roof
Jan , By its orientation on the plot the house creates a natural barrier between the road to the north and spacious garden on the south side House on the outskirts of Prague by Martin Cenek The concept was based on a composition of simple volumes arranged into a compact and clear shape The whole first
As with wood siding, spray it with a garden hose every to months inspect caulked joints every few years, and be sure to keep foundation plants pruned back Out west In arid locales that are prone to wildfires, particularly in the western U.S some insurance companies offer a discount for homes sided in fiber cement
Sep , With this change in orientation and the jutting roof, the museum comes to lie alongside a roofed plaza that belongs as much to the building as to Museumplein Against the Besides the entrance, a museum shop and the restaurant with terrace are situated in the transparent addition on ground level.
There are just a few manufacturers that make this unusual type of roof sheathing that has a shiny, perforated aluminum foil craft paper laminated to one side of it radiant barrier roof sheathing is a good product that Plywood Georgia Pacific has chosen to laminate the foil craft paper to their Plytanium brand of plywood.
Aug , Begun in as a manufacturer of posts and columns, Hunter Innovations in Raleigh, N.C has grown into a first class supplier of millwork, columns, PVC and garden accents For the past eight years, the family run business has relied on Fypon urethane and PVC products to steadily increase sales.