Erecting a 600 pound roof beam using a scaffold and winch system, it just took a few minutes to hoist the beam into the column cap connectors.
Connell Homes constructed the ICF foundation in the fall before frost conditions and has initiated the framing this January, the post and beam superstructure will be shipped to site this week.
The cottage has integrated nicely with the building sites bedrock conditions.
This aerial Phantom 4 shot shows the two volumes integration with the building sites sloped topography. North Steel is erecting the 12' X 48' cantilevered steel deck from the common living space and screened in porch located between the two floor systems.
The lake elevation features floor to ceiling patio doors, a four foot roof cant on both elevations will block the high angle summer sun from penetrating the interior space.
TJS Construction has completed the decking and exterior finishing, the lake side exterior room and opposite elevation covered entrance walls will feature a rolled steel application.
Dewayen Simms Construction has completed the ICF foundation on the lower and main floor levels. The ICF system will continue from the main floor volume to the third floor along the rear and partially along the side elevations to facilitate the sites topography.