Just two days before we left on October 28th, we were able to get the roof trusses on the cabin. It was a fast process, surprisingly, but we did have to tinker a bit to get everything square. We're not masons, thus the building was off, thus we had to employ some tricks. Nevertheless, we got it to work and here's what it looked like:
To see more photos from the entire process go here.
Here's a look at two projects we have been involved in over the past several weeks, one quick and delicious and one lengthy and heavy. But which is which? I'll leave that for you to decide. Cider Making and Cabin Building, GO!
How to Make Apple Cider
How to Build a Cinder Block Cabin
Check back later for cabin building updates!
I apprenticed on a farm in southwest Virginia from April-October 2010. This blog contains all the anecdotes and observations from that adventure.
See more of my photos here