Landscaping back garden for 23A

Landscaping 23A

Finishing construction of our second home was the signal to start landscaping the front entrance and back garden with a variety of indigenous plants.

Kitchen bench features reclaimed timber top and slats

Number 2 interior almost done

With everyone buzzing around our third home, it's a good time to check out the number 2 interior. It still a work in progress but there's not much left to do.

Floors and walls in second home

Finishing the walls and floors in our second home made a significant difference to the internal appearance. Polishing the reclaimed floorboards and concrete slab brought out the character of both surfaces. Plastering the walls highlighted the distinctive shapes and angles in the rooms.

Steel cladding contrasts well with timber door and window frames

Cladding materials for number 2

Experience gained from building our first home helped to make some modifications to the cladding specifications for the second one. For example, we replaced Shadowclad with more Klip Lok steel cladding.

Good progress on Unit 2 with walls wrapped

Progress on three units

While looking around our worksite recently, I took the opportunity to pause and look at the big picture.  We’ve reached that exciting point where something is happening on all three ...

View of Unit 2 frame from Unit 1 kitchen window

Frame means Unit 2 goes 3D

After a pause to recover from the exertion of pouring the slab, the team moved onto building the frame for Unit 2.  Time to go 3D! Living in Unit 1 ...