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Tim Seymour
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Tiny House Voted Favorite Home for Sale in Seattle!
The Micro Mansion made Curbed Seattle's top 5 favorite homes for sale in Seattle for summer 2017! Check out a few photos of the interior and learn what features stand out to make it a true luxury home.  Read a full write up on the house at this link; https:...
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Windows and Roof
Time Lapse Window and Roof Install From the inside, a 1/2" gap was left between the rough opening and window in order to shim the windows level and plumb.  Starting to look like a real finished product now! Painting the drip edge, the only flashing part tha...
Windows and Roof
Windows and Roof
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Window Openings, Roof Sheathing, and House Wrap
Site Supervisor Performs Inspection I was surprised how open the inside still felt after putting all the sheathing up. However, cutting the holes for the windows really opened up the space even more! Time Lapse Window Openings and House Wrap Daily Rains Req...
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Wall Sheathing, Ties and Strapping.
The form of the entrance is apparent with the sheathing up. Various types of strapping used to reinforce all framing connections. Time to start enclosing the project with some plywood. Certain sections had to be insulated already since they'll be covered on...
Wall Sheathing, Ties and Strapping.
Wall Sheathing, Ties and Strapping.
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Framing the Upper Walls and Roof
"Topping Out," when the highest framing member of a building is set. Finalizing the framing in time lapse, enjoy! This stage of the project was very fun. The shape of the finished house could be visualized, and you could actually start to picture what it wo...
Framing the Upper Walls and Roof
Framing the Upper Walls and Roof
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Leveling, Plumbing, and Squaring the Lower Walls.
The lower wall sections have now all been framed and raised. Before the upper sections and the roof are added I went through and straightened everything up. Of course each section was built square and on a flat surface, but any movement will cause them to g...
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Framing the Lower Walls
Finally, some fun stuff with lots of visual progress. This part of the project will probably have the most change in the shortest time. The form of the house will take shape! The first wall sections laying on the floor. Walls were built on the flat floor. T...
Framing the Lower Walls
Framing the Lower Walls
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Floor Insulation, Preparing for Framing.
It looks so nice I don't want to cover it up with the subfloor! After getting the trailer leveled, work could begin! The first steps were to add the insulation in the floor, perimeter 2x, and then the subfloor itself. I used two layers of foam sheeting unde...
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Gathering Materials, Leveling the Foundation
Think the forklift driver will scratch my WRX? Better load by hand...  So far people seem to be pretty interested when they find out what's going on. Talking with an employee for a while, I was able to get a killer deal on my windows. The catch? They had to...
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