DIY ROOF: HOW TO INSTALL RAFTERS

May 28, 2018 admin 0

Possibly the most satisfiying part of the roof yet…. installing the rafters. Due to the width of the roof, we had to use 2 rafters rather than 1. Bottom rafter needed Bird’s Mouths cut so as to rest on the wall plate installed way back when. As long as you…

Capel Build #4 – Cutting the Roofing Timbers

February 12, 2018 admin 8

The Capel Build Part 4 – Cutting the Roofing Timbers In Part 3 we saw Robin getting the timbers together, in this next instalment we see him and his team get stuck into the post and beam construction. Roger really enjoys watching a craftsman at work and the gale force…