architecture hands-on construction skills learned
1971 - present
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Complete framing of homes from foundation to chimney.
Doing the rough cutting with a rented excavator, Sunhollow House, 1976.
Moving the excavated earth to the dump in a rented truck, Sunhollow House, 1976.
Laying concrete block, Turnstone Cove, 2004.
Preparation for, and installation of Cultured Stone rock, Turnstone Cove, 2005.
Drywall hanging, taping, and texturing (shown).
Installing off-the-shelf and creating custom made cabinetwork, Turnstone Cove, 2005.
Circular oak stair installation, Turnstone Cove, 2006.
Laying of floor tiles, Sunhollow House, 1976.
Laying of Bruce, random width, pegged hardwood floors, 1977, and Karrs floating oak floors, 2005.
Examples of tile work on fireplace and custom oak cabinets can be seen in background.
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