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Exterior Shingles and Brick Walkway
Bob reviews progress on the cabin, paying special attention to the new shingles. Inside, heart pine and Pergo laminate flooring is being installed. And Bob travels to New York for a tour of the ARCH House at Rensselaer Polytechnical Institute to learn more about the latest technological advances in the building industry.
- Part 1: Exterior Shingles and Brick Walkway
- Bob talks with contractor Bob Ryley about shingle exposure, brick surrounds for basement windows, and the design of a brick walkway.
- Part 2: Do-It-Yourself Modular Home Construction System
- Part 3: Installing Pine and Pergo Laminate Flooring
Bob Vila explores the concept of sustainable design by putting resource management theories into practice for everyday living. Projects include a pre-cast foundation system, earth-friendly septic system, energy-efficient appliances, and more.
Also from Cabin in the Woods
Bob begins this project in a woodsy setting, and, alongside contractor Bob Ryley, discusses plans for the tiny, romantic weekend getaway cottage to be built on the site. The crew gets started right away with the new pre-cast foundation system from Superior Walls of America. The latest in streamlined septic system is installed the same day, and the crew gets started framing the first floor deck.
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