This is a short pictorial summary of the build.
1. Floor structure going down
Brick piers, hardwood bearers and joists.
2. Frames going up
Untreated pine, LVL beams, reclaimed ironbark internal posts.
3. Cladding completed
Western red cedar, Colorbond
4. Internal fitout
Electrical, insulation, plasterboard, painting, timber flooring.
5. Nearly ready…
6. Maze of underfloor plumbing – to and from water tanks
A total of six downpipes route rainwater to 3 x 2000-litre tanks. Each downpipe has a first flush device. Watertank overflow is diverted to an onsite absorption pit.
7. Ready to move in
Looking good, and ready for furniture.
8. Moved in!
Once the landscaping and fencing are completed, I’ll update again.