Part 4: Inside construction

26 February - 7 March 2011

The guest bed area is finally finished and the top plates coated with polyurethane


Second window frame is in


 

 

Framing for the next wall plate and doing all the wiring cable lines


   My windows have arrived!  4mm safety glass on one side and normal 4mm glass on the other of the             thermal window


Cutting the recess for the windows to fit into


Trying the window for size before gluing an extra frame of wood around the edge


New frame edges glued in place and waiting to dry before fitting the glass which I will bed down on a layer of Sikaflex


 

 

Working on the wiring loom. I solder all joins then cover the join with shrinky tube


Another wall plate is in


Wiring in the three light switches; Outside light, Main house light, Kitchen lights


Beautiful winters day with blue skys and cold icy wind, great for working


Fitting the weather strip for above the windows


Now they come off and get varnished and go back on after Ive fitted the windows


Next wall plate with brass light switch and two 220V power sockets


One of the bedroom lights


 

The first window is in and the weather strip is mounted above it


 

Painting the frames with varnish


          Frame with sikaflex applied and waiting to                   mount the window into it


First section of the back wall is in


Gluing the inner weather strips to the frame


 

Now all the windows have been fitted


 Window lock


Chaos of work tools


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