Woodfibre in eaves to ensure continuous insulation zone that meets external wall EPS. Wind tight membrane over top then sealed with Orcon F adhesive along timber.

Woodfibre in eaves to ensure continuous insulation zone that meets external wall EPS. Wind tight membrane over top then sealed with Orcon F adhesive along timber.

@1 week ago
#selfbuild 
I can confirm that 1500mm square triple glazed composite windows are _quite_ heavy.

I can confirm that 1500mm square triple glazed composite windows are _quite_ heavy.

@3 weeks ago
#selfbuild 

Pre-fab ‘Smartroof’ panels installed - amazing what you can achieve with a big enough crane.

@1 month ago
Self-build selfie in most appropriate t-shirt. Knackered from more block laying. at home4self – View on Path.

Self-build selfie in most appropriate t-shirt. Knackered from more block laying. at home4self – View on Path.

@3 months ago with 1 note
Fixing bearers to Porotherm walls for air-tight floor joist detail

Fixing bearers to Porotherm walls for air-tight floor joist detail

@3 months ago
#self-build 
Only one electric cable penetration in timber frame building, so fairly easy to control with right product.

Only one electric cable penetration in timber frame building, so fairly easy to control with right product.

@6 months ago
On a site that suffers from a lot of shade, moments like this are hard won and super valuable

On a site that suffers from a lot of shade, moments like this are hard won and super valuable

@6 months ago
#selfbuild #home4self #sunlight 
Winter sun. Weeks of worrying about daylighting strategy appears to have been worth it.

Winter sun. Weeks of worrying about daylighting strategy appears to have been worth it.

@7 months ago
Rationel Aura Plus windows and doors installed, with plenty of space around the frame for insulation.

Rationel Aura Plus windows and doors installed, with plenty of space around the frame for insulation.

@3 weeks ago

Final (?) thinking on stair design - trying to create opportunity to attack it diagonally.

@1 month ago
Clay blocks almost complete, getting ready for pre-fab roof next week.

Clay blocks almost complete, getting ready for pre-fab roof next week.

@1 month ago
#selfbuild 
Easi-joists in place supported on resin anchor fixed bearers

Easi-joists in place supported on resin anchor fixed bearers

@3 months ago with 1 note
Back on home4self now sun is out. Parge coat brushed on to Porotherm blocks in floor zone for air-tightness.

Back on home4self now sun is out. Parge coat brushed on to Porotherm blocks in floor zone for air-tightness.

@4 months ago
#self-build 
Porotherm and pool - too much rain (by eversion)

Porotherm and pool - too much rain (by eversion)

@6 months ago
Another window uncovered to let in the winter sun

Another window uncovered to let in the winter sun

@6 months ago
#selfbuild #home4self