26. August 2016
Because we find it a bit unreasonable and wasteful to cool down the whole house to a temperature, we asked in the first planning phase at various construction companies whether and if so how it is possible to get at least a two-zone cooling. Here opinions differed.
August to September 2016
We are in the largest phase of construction, ending with the so-called "frame rough" inspection. This refers to all woodwork such as attic and walls as well as the associated fixtures such as windows and doors and plumbing. Not included is the installation of the so-called sliding glass doors (sliding doors in the terrace area). They may even be installed after the inspection.
Maybe some have wondered why our construction report does not go on. The answer is simple: too much trouble with our contractor, no more fun building a house and also a bit worried how the whole thing will end in a strange country with a strange mentality. Meanwhile, we moved into our house
21. August 2016
The next stage of construction is the so-called framing. This setting up of walls takes only one day. While one stone walled in Germany, here in Florida a few woods enough to divide a whole house into its premises. You can also make the walls in metal, which looks more robust. But honestly, wood is the more natural material.