Design

by / on September 16, 2013 at 10:38 am

Sticks and Stones Video presents Zero Net design! July 30, 2013

A great new video from our Vimeo Page at Sticks and Stones Video presented by Sticks n’ Stones – Videographer – Midori NetZero July 30,2013 from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. In this video we watch Master Timber Framer Eric fashioning timbers for addition to the project home. With […]

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by / on September 3, 2013 at 10:53 am

NetZeroBuild wall construction – July 31, 2013

Preparing for the footers – July end and August Beginning – 2013 Start of Walls from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. We are cruising back to the archives with Sticks and Stones media. Thanks to Midori for getting these to us. In the video Lou Fenninger, owner and CEO […]

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by / on August 21, 2013 at 12:20 pm

Groovy grooves in big timbers – NetZeroBuild – August 18 – 2013

Photos by Terry Gavan A local reporter took a walk through the site late last week in an attempt to decipher how the big timbers are prepared by master timber framer Eric. The cuts are all pretty painstaking and feature some pretty specific measurements. You will note that the angles […]

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by / on August 21, 2013 at 10:39 am

Net Zero Footers and site prep ongoing – August 13 – 2013

Short Video detailing footer progress at netzerobuild.ca The footers are up and our timber framer Eric is working diligently preparing the big lumber for setup. We have another video upcoming that will detail the grooves and notches that Eric has to carve out for each timner.

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by / on August 8, 2013 at 2:07 pm

Bobcat working overtime at netzerobuild.ca

NETZEROBUILD.ca AUGUST UPDATE STICKS AND STONES PRODUCTIONS VIMEO FILM BY MIDORI – AUGUST 7-2013 NetZero July23 from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. Moving boulders is just one of the pesky nuances involved in building a house in the Haliburton Highlands. Take a look at this great video shot by […]

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by / on July 27, 2013 at 2:37 pm

Foundation excavation completed – NetZeroBuild update

Progress Update: July 24-2013 NetZeroBuild Progress Report 1.We have all the main beams cut and ready to install. 2. We did the excavation today and it went perfect. 3. The first few support trees have had the white oak inserts installed So we are off to the races ..next is: […]

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by / on July 25, 2013 at 10:46 am

Working with Wood and talking with Eric

July 23 – 2013 It’s always a treat to chat with Eric. He is a master timber framer and has forgotten more about timber framing than most of us will ever know. He received his apprenticeship in Germany and works in the Haliburton Highlands. Thanks for visiting our build. Next […]

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by / on July 13, 2013 at 10:18 am

Net Zero Build moves into big timber prep stage

Master timber framer Eric using cement pad for log shaping In the video above we watch Eric doing some of the delicate work on the big timbers. We’ll be posting some other videos as we move into the crucial building stage. Please follow us on twitter. twitter.com/NetZeroBuild

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