After returning from the 3-day training course in Palm Desert, it was time to see how much progress we had made with the yellow cedar shakes on our gable roof. The roof looked fantastic! We should complete installing the shakes by the end of next week.
We mocked up our zinc fascia today. And put three yellow cedar shakes on. It is cool. Way cool. After we finalize the design, the installation crew from Wildcat Metals will arrive on our job site on Thursday morning so they can work through and finish putting the zinc facia on the gables by Tuesday, December 21. […]
Our friends at White Cap Construction Supply delivered our yellow cedar shakes today. Our garage is filled. Now, we need to get the shakes onto the roof. Except the zinc fascia goes on the gable ends (rakes) first. Wildcat Metals is putting the zinc fascia on the gable ends for us, and this needs to happen. […]
Having completed the flat roofs, we could now start on covering the gable roofs. This requires six layers before the waterproofing starts. Bryan pulled the trigger on the yellow cedar shakes and wired the payment in U.S. dollars to BCF Shake Mill Inc. located in Fanny Bay, British Columbia, Canada. They will be sending 28 squares […]