We’ve been oiling the cedar boards and windows which look great, the timber softens the metal Spandek cladding. Pickering Joinery from Geelong supplied the glazed doors and windows.
Western Red Cedar windows, Silvertop Ash above, both yet to be oiled.
Bi-fold western red cedar doors, mechanisms smooth and sturdy.
Cladding going up around internal courtyard to be themed a Japanese garden.
Views to the city.
The second storey framing at the rear of the site is complete, roof going on next week.
Second storey framing complete, bearers and courtyard columns started to front section
City views from the lounge and kitchen
Tatami room with ply bracing, will be plasterboard. Floor to be oiled with white tint
Four cypress posts forming the internal Japanese garden
Lovely dressed cypress posts
The weather has been against us, but works are slowly progressing upwards, with structural steel framing up and timber wall frames in lower level almost complete.
Lower level corridor/stair well looking out rear door to garden. TV/tatami room to left, master bedroom and ensuite to right.
Tatami room looking out to garden.
Awaiting waterproofing and core-filling of block work retaining wall.
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