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Valley Song House Walls

Posted by admin on October 27th, 2010 under Valley Song House Tags: , ,  •  Comments Off

The Valley Song House uses a very beautiful brown for the walls with the intent to have a nice contrast to the white plaster that will be used on the interior roof. The house is nestled into the north bank on a south facing slope. The North walls will be buried 6-7′ deep. Yes, you [...]

Building Footings for Valley Song House

Posted by admin on October 27th, 2010 under Valley Song House Tags:  •  Comments Off

It was a very busy year and it started with the design of this house and the commencement of construction in the spring. Hauling reabar with the excavator is so much nicer that moving it by hand. We used a fabric membrane with our footing to prevent water from wicking up into the footing in [...]