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We built a wooden house in Canada

In 2008 I helped my partner George to build a wooden house in Sudbury, Canada. I have never built anything like that before and I felt so good about it. It was a great achievement.
This is the lot on which we built a house 11 x 8 m
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Excavations
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Weeping tile
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Knee walls are ready
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Filling the basement with sand
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I had a chance to try  a backhoe, too
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This was a nice part - knee walls
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Main entrance
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This is going to be the entrance
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Installation of the main beam
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Basement is ready, and this is going to be the mani floor
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Cutting the edges of the plywood on the floor
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Lifting a wall with the help of the "international crew"
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George is building a window
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It is getting to look like a house
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Typar insulation
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Installation of the trusses
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Installation of the trusses
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Installation of the trusses, the front of the house
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Fairly complicated jobm the trusses
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We are hooked to the infrastructure
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Working on the roof
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George is nailing the plywood on the roof
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Partitioning into the rooms
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This is going to be the living room
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Vinyl Siding
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Flattening the basement floor
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Pouring cement into the basement
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Shingles are already on the roof thanks to Greg
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Inner insulation
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Dry walls, it looks like a room - hurray
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After painting we got  very tired
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Installing hardwood floor - it was a fine job for me
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Finally, after 6 months the house is ready
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A bit of landscaping in spring
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I like cooking in this kitchen
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In spring we built a deck
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The front - it was  great to build a house
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