Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North is a non-profit, multifaith-based housing program. Habitat invites people from the broad spectrum of social, ethnic, religious and economic backgrounds to work in partnership to build homes and hope with families in need.
The Sudbury, North Bay and Timmins branches of Habitat for Humanity have pooled their resources with groups in Muskoka. A new regional organization has been created called Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North.
Thursday, September 2, 2010
Sheathing, bracing and nailing and gabling
Construction Daily Log, Patty Parsons Build
Date:September 1, 2010
Site Supervisor:Frank Fraser
Report prepared by:Rob Abbott
Brians: T and J., Jim P., Mike R., Doug, Rob, and, as usual, Brian McD. And Nan got us going and checked on us through the day.
Lift that bale...
Ron Jackson of HPN Plumbing stopped by to review scope of work.
Daily Log:Jeepers! September 1; where did the summer go? We worked on finishing up the walls and framing on 1014A. I left around noon, so if there was anything noteworthy different, Frank will issue an addendum or I'll add to tomorrow's report.
Contact Ports heating re furnace - Rob
Next Days/Week Plan:
Thursday-Saturday Finish framing in 1014A, nail trusses on 1014 to party wall top plate. Nail gable end trusses to top plates.
Fill in sheathing over soffits and gables, stairs on 1014, interior walls on 1014, truss bracing on 1014......
Volunteer Requirements:For the foreseeable future, we should be able to find work for a large crew. Lots of jobs.
Materials/Tools:Air horn, 2 replacement bulbs for work lights, and 2 rough-service bulbs for trouble light. Still waiting on 6” Tapcon screws. GIK drywall delivery scheduled for September 15. Pocket door frame.