Dinner time

Dinner time

A few mates round for dinner!

Kitchen floor

Kitchen floor

Me and ma lad laid French hexagonal clay tiles.

Electric layout (in zone)

Electric layout (in zone)

Finding routes in zones to lay wiring - hard when the internal walls are not plastered.

Soffit

Soffit

Strips of unprotected cedar glued and screwed (reversed) to a board and hung in place with aligning soffit under.

Radiator pipework

Radiator pipework

Cuts into concrete slab and then laid radiator under brick step.

Externals

Externals

The sun is out and the externals are going down.

Hole complete

Hole complete

Take a look at the bubble in the spirit level (no shims used).

Making a big hole in a wall

Making a big hole in a wall

To make a big hole in a wall, we've placed 150x150mm timber posts through the wall at first floor level.  These are supported on one end by acro-props (which fly through the floor), and on the end by brick stacks on a board, which are held by glulam timber...

Mason Cottage Blog

Masons Cottage is having an extension and this blog is documenting the process.

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