Fully Online and Dried in…

Ok, so the woodframe building is completely dried in now, I’m starting to pour the first pieces of the slab for the interior floor surface.   I am doing the stove slab first so that the heat from the woodburner can help to cure the rest of the slab, as the ground is already frozen here.  I’ll include a picture of the first piece of slab, once all the pieces are in place I will top-coat them with a slurry of self-leveling concrete and concrete stain, giving me a solid, level, attractive floor surface.  (in theory)  Now that the internet has been installed in the power shed (utility shed now)  I will be able to update this site on an almost daily basis.  Stay tuned boys and girls…  Here’s a couple of pictures of where I am at with the wood structure.

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I still have to cut out and install the windows, and put on an overhang for the sides and in the spring I will wrap and stucco the building.   Here’s an inside shot…

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I am a huge fan of “expandy foam” to fill the little cracks and crevices.  Still have work to do inside, like installing electrical, plumbing, drywall, finishing the insullation…  I should have a busy weel ahead of me.  At least I’ll be working inside sheltered from the insane winds and coming snow.   Here’s a little pic of the beginning of the slab…

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