A part of the North Country goes to Florida

  Our latest project consisted of 52 maple cabinet door and drawer faces for a family member’s condo in Florida. The existing cabinets were MDF coated with white vinyl. Other than the cabinets, the kitchen had been updated recently and already looked pretty modern, so it made sense to just make new faces and leave the existing infrastructure. We decided to take on the…

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A challenging winter to build

It’s possible that we would have just waited until Spring to start building if we had known just how harsh this winter would be. It started off great. A light snowfall in early December, followed by a few days that were in the 50s. We were able to get all the first story framing done just before a major snowstorm. Then, the challenge of…

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The tiny house experiment is done

The first custom tiny house is finished! The fact that it’s finished hasn’t quite sunk in yet, as it feels like just yesterday we were sitting on the couch with pens and paper drawing floor plan after floor plan. It was a challenge to design and build this tiny house intelligently, making it functional in terms of space and energy…

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We’re About to Build Tiny!

As we continue to finish a few odds and ends with our new home (a few trim pieces and the bedroom barn door track), our minds are cranking with numerous ideas for our next build. When you’ve found something you love, why stop? Believe it or not, we’ve decided to build tiny. This decision stemmed from a bunch of ideas,…

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