There are two major structural beams that we need to install this week. Both beams are parastrand beams. One beam supports the mid-level flat roof at the back of the living room. This 24 ft long drop beam is over the sliding glass doors. The other beam is the ridge beam in the center of […]
After a week in Argentina, we arrived back in the U.S.A. today. While we had a great time in Argentina, it is good to be back at the job site to see how things are progressing. And, to manage that progress. After unpacking, Bryan did a quick tour of the job site and saw the […]
We’re in Argentina and the team from Earth Bound Homes have been taking photos to document their progress.
The San Mateo County Chapter of the AIA is holding their monthly meeting at our project site on Wednesday, May 26 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Here is a copy of the brochure. Eichler Green Remodel and Construction Tour The agenda for the meeting is as follows: 5:30 to 6:30 pm Registration, dinner and networking […]
It was Los Gatos Little League Day today and we were there with Nik and Kate for the opening ceremonies (Nik is playing AAA on the Red Sox and Kate is playing Machine Pitch with the Orioles). After the ceremonies, Jo-Anne walked with Nik and Kate a few blocks to Starbucks to burn some energy […]
With the lower flat SIP roof and mid-level flat SIP roof completed, the team from Earth Bound Homes started to assemble the first gable roof. The gable roofs have a 12:12 pitch so the angle at the peak of the roofs is 90 degrees. We designed the SIP roof so one roof section is 12-1/2 […]