Post Tagged with: "Lou Fenninger"

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 7:02 pm

Pouring the footers at Net Zero Build – Lou’s Video

Foundation footing footage – Holy, that’s a lotta’ F’s! From the NetZeroBuild Site – Eagle Lake – Ontario – Canada Posted August 20 – 2013   As you can see (through the video footage we just posted) the NetZero house near the shores of shimmering Eagle Lake in Ontario’s cottage […]

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by / on August 21, 2013 at 4:57 pm

Some recent photos at the NetZeroBuild site – August 18-2013

Photos by Terrance Gavan – August 13 2013 Photographer Terry Gavan compiled a short video comprised of recent photos from the Net Zero site.    

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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 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 21, 2013 at 7:52 pm

Did I say little project? Net Zero Build Update

July 21 – Update My¬†little summer project !! Not so little. Those are very heavy timbers but all is going well. I built a two ton capacity timber cart that we can use to move the timbers after we load them on the super heavy duty saw horses. Almost finished […]

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