Steve’s Thailand Dome Home

In 2011 I had a wonderful visit with my friend Hajjar Gibran. For years he has inspired me with his creative ideas. This time he was building domes at his retreat center in northeast Thailand. He and his wife offered me a spot on their mango farm to build my own dome. With Hajjar’s guidance and design ideas, along with my own, and his son-in-law Tao’s masonry skills, I had my dome home up and painted in six weeks. The cost for the basic structure was under $6000. It took…

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HOW TO BUILD AN A-FRAME

HOW TO BUILD AN A-FRAME Framing, in construction, is the fitting together of pieces to give a structure support and shape.[1] Framing materials are usually wood,engineered wood, or structural steel. Building framing is divided into two broad categories,[2] heavy-frame construction (heavy framing) if the vertical supports are few and heavy such as in timber framing, pole building framing, or steel framing or many and smaller called light-frame construction (light framing) including balloon, platform and light-steel framing. Light-frame construction using standardized dimensional lumber has become the dominant construction method in North…

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Adam, Jason and Pete build a home for less than $50,000

Adam, Jason and Pete build a home for less than $50,000 Dreaming of owning your own home but convinced you can’t afford it? This week Adam, Jason and Pete team up for one of our biggest makes ever, literally building a home from scratch for under $50,000 – using a shipping container! New Braunfels Container Sales | Shipping, Cargo & Storage Quality Shipping Containers in New Braunfels | Buy & Rent   TexBox – Austin Texas – Buy Shipping Containers – Locally            

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COCKTAIL RECIPES by Liquor.com

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