Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Self Build Diary – Day 159 – Spinning Plates

May 21, 2012 |

Well the roof trusses went on on Tuesday on the main part of the house and i had a truly busy weekend preparing for various trades and keeping plates spinning. I have stud worked the 2nd floor, Concreted a recess left in the flooring for the hearth and fireplace, Insulated some of the ceiling, had […more]

The Self Build Diary – Day 153 – Stand by for a roof

May 14, 2012 |

Tomorrow will be a truly momentous day, and i thought i should drop a short blog post to let you know. It was confirmed today that the provisional booking for a crane to pull the trusses into place for the roof has been confirmed and by the end of tomorrow we will have a roof […more]

The Self Build Diary – Day 146 – Floor Boards and Stud Work

May 7, 2012 |

Firstly I’m not sure putting stud work in the title of this blog was a good idea, may i just point out to confused readers who have stumbled over this blog off a google link that stud work refers to dry lining partition walls. if that floats your boat please read on… Well since the […more]