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Project home addition

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Here's a little project I have been working on. Added almost 1000 sq ft to our rambler and a second walkout.

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Looks good. What kind of space are you adding? Is that some toungue and groove for the walls/ceiling in one of the pics?

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Thanks Coach. It will be a living room and Rec. room. The basement will be storage for the time being.

I just picked up half the load of knotty pine 6" T&G. Will be doing the walls and ceiling with that.

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That'll keep you out of mischief for a while grin Looks good though.

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Looks good Roofer.

Having a walk out is definitely worth the extra time and money for drop footings.

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Gotta be some money in roofing???

Something to keep you busy until Spring.

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Gotta be some money in roofing???

Something to keep you busy until Spring.

Ha, you would know more than I do about that. smile

I will be busy working and working on this for awhile. Will have the inside finished in a few weeks, if I ever have some time to work on it.

Did 12 square off and on today and will be working on the addition tonight. It's getting close to the ends of my wits, but it's better than sitting on the couch with a case of beer I guess. wink

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That is gonna be really nice. Thanks for all the good advice you put on here for everyone. This just shows that roofer doesnt just talk the talk, he walks the walk. GREAT JOB ROOFER

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Thanks. smile

I have about 3/4 of the pine done now, and will be picking up the rest this week. I will have some more pics soon.

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Looks good! It will be great when it is all done.

Do I see a brick ledge on the outside or am I seeing things?

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The ledge is for a concrete slab in the future. The retaining wall will continue to the new addition.

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The ledge is for a concrete slab in the future. The retaining wall will continue to the new addition.

I was wondering since I did not see brick on the rest of the house.

Way to think forward enough to plan for the future. The costs now is minimal, but would cost a lot in the future, and we will not have any heaving to deal with on the new slab.

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A few updated pics. I am finished with the woodwork for the most part. I made all of the extension jambs and trim out of the knotty pine left over from the walls.

Applying a few coats of polycrylic now.

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Looks great Roofer! What you putting on the floor?

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There will be just regular carpet on the floor. Thought about wood because my neighbor does it for living, but too much wood echoes. It pretty loud in there now with nothing to absorb the sounds.

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Nice addition Roofer, let me know when you're done so you can come and do one for me. shocked

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Nice addy Roofer!! Who's windows did you put in?

Jar Jar

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Simonton windows and Thermotech sliding doors.

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Great pick on windows not familiar on the Thermatech doors.Who did ya get em from if you don't mind my askin?

Jar Jar

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United Products. We get most of our materials there.

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