Case study, build of a bespoke house in Valencia - to the customer's
The client gave us a drawing of what he wanted. The drawings
were very basic but they were enough for us to get some ideas together.
Production of proper
The clients drawing was turned into a sensible plan and an image
that we could all agree upon. We then priced the building up.
Preparation of the
With the contracts signed the site was prepared by the client and
the logs arrived on site so that building could be started.
The following pictures show the stages of erection:
Day 1 to 2
Above and below. The ground is prepared by the client and a suitable
Day 2 to 3
Above and below: Initial construction of the first few layers of
logs is carried out.
Day 3 to 4
Above and below. Building continues to just above window level.
Below: The roof is built. Tar paper goes on the roof, the client
has chosen a local half moon ceramic roof tile.
Below: Internal work continues, with treat of timber and lining
of ceiling rafters.
Below: The finished article.
Below: The client has made an extra wood store for his wood burning
pot belly stove.