Thursday, September 15, 2011

Foam, frame, housewrap, shingles...


DAILY  LOG September 14, 2011

Who Was On-Site?
Fred , George, Bill, Steve and Janice, Rick, BrianT, BrianF, Andy, Paul, Alex, Garfield, Michael O’Grady (Project Manager)

What Happened?
Continued with installation of SM Foam on exterior. Framed in the basement windows. Garfield
McMurray measured up for the stairs. Began installing the Housewrap.
Many thanks to Garfield McMurray for volunteering to build the stairs.
Many thanks to Paul of DuPont Chemicals for giving us the tutorial on how to install the Housewrap.
Mike Vettese of Gravenhurst Bay Services got the shingles installed on the porch roof and cut in the roof vents.

What Next?
Greenside Electric will be doing the electrical rough-in on September 16.
Gravenhurst Plumbing will be doing the plumbing rough-in on September 19.
Muskoka Windows and Doors and Anderson Windows will be installing the windows and doors on
September 24.
Many thanks to John Smith of Carpet One in Bracebridge for agreeing to donate the carpet.

Volunteers
Thursday, September 15 -- 6-8 Volunteers will be needed. The day’s work will involve using rakes and
shovels and brooms, mitre saw, hammers and nails, skill saw and chisel.
Friday, September 16 – 2 Volunteers needed to help the electricians and do site clean up.
Saturday, September 17 – Volunteers needed to do site clean up.
Monday, September 19 – 2 Volunteers needed to assist the plumbers and do site clean up.
Tuesday, September 20 – 6-8 Volunteers needed. The day’s work will involve using rakes and shovels
and brooms, mitre saw, hammers and nails, skill saw and chisel.

Food and Drink
Many thanks to Olivers of Gravenhurst for providing us with their delicious coffee and date squares.
Many thanks to HFHM for providing us with a tasty lunch.
  Be sure and call 644-3138 around 8:30 a.m. for a final head count.

My Thoughts
Now the summer is ended, some of our most steady Volunteers are returning south. On behalf of HFHM
I would like to extend many thanks to Brian Tournaway for the many days he has come to the Build over
the summer. Your knowledge and skill and enthusiasm will be missed.

Mike O'Grady
Construction Project Manager
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
1964 Muskoka Beach Road
RR 1 Gravenhurst ON P1P 1R1
705-646-0106 Ext 204
mike @ habitatmuskoka.com www.habitatmuskoka.com

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