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I know, I know….the picture doesn’t do it justice. But believe it or not, the walls received a nice coating of lacquer on Sunday! In order to keep our nice wood paneling clean for the future ahead, some parts of the walls were slightly sanded from imperfections and then coated with the clear treatment. This … More Look at that Shine!
Here’s a quick look of the interior of the house while standing in the bathroom! Plus a quick hello from Emma and Chloe!
Are IKEA instructions really as bad as everyone says? In my opinion, this is a MYTH! This week, we put together IKEA cabinets for the house. All the materials, screws, nails, and instructions for the cabinets came in the IKEA box. The instructions were solely pictures, which for me, a visual learner, was great! Once I … More Mythbusters: IKEA Instructions Edition
The more and more our class works on the house, the more and more excited and invested everyone seems to get. As we’ve been seeing the progress of the house advancing from the ground up (literally), we have all found this new sense of pride and accomplishment. This project has taught us all so many … More Coming along
Yesterday, there was a huge amount of determination spreading through the group. It seems we are so close to finishing the house (after, it looks pretty livable!) but there are many important details left to complete. One of the major projects left is finishing the flooring. After hours of work and striving to make odd … More So Close, yet Inches Away
On Tuesday, I got the fun job of caulking around all the windows and door of the tiny house. After doing a little research, I found that caulking is an important step to seal up the tiny cracks to keep the house well insulated. Caulking is also an important factor when trying to improve your … More Caulking
This week, we shifted to working on the interior. We are installing a pre-finished hardwood, then bringing in the cabinets, appliances, and various other finishing touches. One of the challenges of using a pre-finished floor is that since we are still in the construction process, we have to protect the floor from scuffs and other damage. … More Hardwood Installation (Time-Lapse)
The tiny house is making great progress and in just a couple of weeks, we will wrap up the end of this amazing semester. When I found out that I got into FHCE 4900, I was super excited to have the chance to learn what went into building a tiny house. Little did I realize how … More A Semester In Review
This week Jonathan, Dan, and I continued working on the floor. We got about two thirds of the way done, so there is still a little bit of work left to be done! I thought doing the flooring was a lot of fun. I like being able to pick which length of flooring should be … More Flooring