Day: December 10, 2018

House cladding clapboard outside

We also recommend installing steam and waterproofing between the insulation and the cladding material. This will be a good barrier to moisture and save the tree from rotting. And remember that the film is placed smooth with its side to the insulation, and rough – to the skin.

  House cladding clapboard outside

How to sheathe house clapboard outside with their own hands

How to choose lining?

Going to the store, decide in advance what kind of paneling you need – wooden or plastic. These types of lining have certain advantages and disadvantages. For example, plastic has a lower cost and does not crack, which could cause gaps. Also, high humidity will not lead to the fact that the facade of your house is decorated with stained mold. On the other hand, wood is better tolerate the low temperatures inherent in many regions of our country, and ultraviolet rays do not lead to the fact that it becomes fragile. (more…)

How to build a staircase to the second floor

  How to build a staircase to the second floor

But in the details, even completely identical staircases can be very different. And this is easily explained by the fact that making your own hands implies an element of creativity. Since all private houses differ in many ways (dimensions, height of ceilings, layout, internal filling), then it is futile to follow a single standard. By the way, the author has already drawn the attention of the reader to this. Therefore, the following are just general recommendations that will help to correctly draw up a drawing of a wooden staircase taking into account all the features of the structure, and install it on site.

general information

There are several options for the execution of staircases. Their main varieties are shown in the figures below. What kind of modification to choose for installation with your own hands is not difficult to decide, knowing all the features of the house and the rooms on the first and second floors. (more…)

Shield house do it yourself

Detailed instructions for assembling a frame roof are presented in our third video lesson. It is possible to build the basis for a roof from a thick bar which is called a mauerlat. Bars with a section of 150×50 mm are connected to each other at an angle of 50 °. The rafters are fastened together with a transverse board with nails. Crate is made of boards 100×25 mm. The distance between the boards – 10 cm.

Then the crate is covered with roofing felt. The roof is better to cover with metal, starting from the bottom and moving up to the ridge. Sheets of roofing material need to overlap! The ridge part is fixed with screws. The roof is covered. You can start installing communications.

Frame-shield house and its features: the advice of the master

If you decide to build a frame-shield residential house, the following expert’s recommendations will be useful to you. (more…)

How to make a staircase with your own hands from wood

When measuring, consider the height of your future staircase in a frame house. the angle of its inclination, the number of steps and their width.

  How to make a staircase with your own hands from wood

As a rule, such schemes are in electronic form. There are special computer programs and applications that allow you to create such models. Professional programs for construction organizations have a 3D function. Although it is not necessary for the construction of the mid-flight ladder, the usual plan on paper will be enough.

Standard interfloor wooden stairs are installed on kosourah or on bowstrings. The difference is as follows: bowstrings are located on the side of the steps, and skewers are under the steps.

The staircase usually has two side bows. Its steps are mounted on both sides. Consider the installation and installation of the stairs with this technology. (more…)

Floor thickness between floors

Ceilings between the floors of a private house must provide the required bearing capacity, have sufficient rigidity, have a high degree of fire resistance, retain heat and provide good sound insulation. The design of floors takes into account the weight of objects and appliances that will be in the room above and for which the ceiling between floors will serve as the floor.

If the attic and basement floors must be insulated, as they divide the rooms with different temperatures, then it is quite enough to put soundproof material on the floors between the floors in a private house.

Depending on the material from which the walls of a private house are made, floors between floors are divided into:

  • The floors are covered with reinforced concrete slabs.
  • Wooden joist floors.
  • Metal joists between floors.
  • Often ribbed prefabricated monolithic floors.

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How to make a staircase of wood

When measuring, consider the height of your future staircase in a frame house. the angle of its inclination, the number of steps and their width.

  How to make a staircase of wood

As a rule, such schemes are in electronic form. There are special computer programs and applications that allow you to create such models. Professional programs for construction organizations have a 3D function. Although it is not necessary for the construction of the mid-flight ladder, the usual plan on paper will be enough.

Standard interfloor wooden stairs are installed on kosourah or on bowstrings. The difference is as follows: bowstrings are located on the side of the steps, and skewers are under the steps.

The staircase usually has two side bows. Its steps are mounted on both sides. Consider the installation and installation of the stairs with this technology. (more…)

Construction of frame baths with their own hands

For the roof we take soft tile or metal tile. In extreme cases, profiled. But before that you need to do the warming. We work from the outside, we start with the following list of materials:

  1. Vapor barrier.
  2. Insulation.
  3. Wind-moisture protective membrane.
  4. Tile or professional sheet.

Note! Three items from the list are perfect for work and with the walls of the bath.

Read more about dvukhskatny version of the roof on the frame:

Construction of floors, roofs with explanations.

Work is performed by sector between the rafters. And after installing the protective membrane put a tile with a tile. Example for a landmark:

What to take in the decoration of the walls in addition to wood

To use modern materials for cladding is now more profitable, more beautiful and sometimes faster. Yes, and with good lumber with such an abundance of competitive goods more difficult. (more…)

Lay the tile on the wooden floor

Many buildings of the old construction suggest the presence of wooden floors. In addition, when building houses of the following categories, you will need to lay ceramics on a wooden base:

  • frame;
  • frame-shield;
  • bar-shaped;
  • timbered

  Lay the tile on the wooden floor

The tile is strong enough, easy to clean and repels water without any problems, so it is perfect for laying on wooden floors.

In all these cases, the house construction assumes the presence of wooden floors, therefore when using ceramic tiles as a finishing material, it is required to lay it properly.

The most important question in this case: is it possible to lay tiles on a wooden floor? Laying is possible, you only need to take into account some features of the base. The main rooms in the house where you want to put ceramics are:

  • bathrooms;
  • bathroom facilities;
  • kitchens;
  • halls;
  • corridors;
  • hallways;
  • utility rooms (for example, laundry).

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