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Home build #6931567 10/24/17 05:34 PM
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I'm a cheap o and have began the task of building my own house.

I designed it. Drew it up. Starting to look like a house now.

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Re: Home build [Re: ducknbass] #6931641 10/24/17 06:20 PM
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I'm trying I'm trying.

I'm having a steel roof only structure built. Then I will in fill the walls with wood framing then a hardy board finish. In the end it will look like a ranch style home with a metal roof. Conditioned sq footage is 1,575. Under the roof will be 3,375. I was going to just build an attached carport then a large shop. But the municipality that I am in requires a two car garage. So I just built a 3 car garage. That will be almost 30'x 40'. I start framing on Saturday.












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Very nice cheers The wife really wants to build something like that one day.


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Going to be nice! I will try to run over this evening sometime and cut all those pipes off in the slab, those will only get in your way peep


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have you ever framed before? done cornice and trim?


tons of little things that have to be done to make it right. just curious as I did this for about 30 yrs.



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Originally Posted By: Western
Going to be nice! I will try to run over this evening sometime and cut all those pipes off in the slab, those will only get in your way peep


Always trying to be helpful roflmao


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Originally Posted By: hopalong
have you ever framed before? done cornice and trim?


tons of little things that have to be done to make it right. just curious as I did this for about 30 yrs.


Nope but I did stay at a holiday inn express the year before last!

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have you ever framed before? done cornice and trim?


tons of little things that have to be done to make it right. just curious as I did this for about 30 yrs.


Nope but I did stay at a holiday inn express the year before last!


Just point and yell, you will be fine rofl


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If tex can do it anybody can

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If tex can do it anybody can


I didnít learn it on YouTube...rofl


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Going to be nice! I will try to run over this evening sometime and cut all those pipes off in the slab, those will only get in your way peep


That's mighty good of you Dennis. You're alright I don't care what they say.to think the plumber was mad that I withheld 10% because they were above the slab.

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If tex can do it anybody can


I didnít learn it on YouTube...rofl


Now I know you're not qualified

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have you ever framed before? done cornice and trim?


tons of little things that have to be done to make it right. just curious as I did this for about 30 yrs.


Nope but I did stay at a holiday inn express the year before last!



dam, you be superintendent material! roflmao



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have you ever framed before? done cornice and trim?


tons of little things that have to be done to make it right. just curious as I did this for about 30 yrs.


Nope but I did stay at a holiday inn express the year before last!


Just point and yell, you will be fine rofl


bingo, LIKE A BOSS!



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Going to be nice! I will try to run over this evening sometime and cut all those pipes off in the slab, those will only get in your way peep


That's mighty good of you Dennis. You're alright I don't care what they say.to think the plumber was mad that I withheld 10% because they were above the slab.


Glad you'll take free help. I was able to get all of them cut off except a gray one (blade broke), but bonus, I had some bagged concrete, so I went ahead and filled the pipe hole nice and smooth up

On a less serious note, are you going to build a safe/storm room? My brother did, he said it sure gives you a feeling of security during storms, probably never need it, but...


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No safe room. Thinking about one of those little rooms from home depot in the garage though. Probably hide in there when my two daughters get a bit older.

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Shoot, your daughters will have it turned into a playhouse, who you kidding roflmao


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They sheeted the roof Tuesday.


Lumber was delivered Friday.



Started framing walls today in between my 2 daughters birthday parties. They turned 2 & 4.

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The lumber is still banded....so you had them drive those fork lifts up on that semi-green slab with that much weight.... eek2

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The lumber is still banded....so you had them drive those fork lifts up on that semi-green slab with that much weight.... eek2


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