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Forum: Architecture & Design 09-08-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Here's the garage door. And with my luck, the...

Here's the garage door.
And with my luck, the siding guy ordered incorrect trims and I'm stuck waiting 3 weeks for new stuff to come in.
...
Forum: Architecture & Design 09-04-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
You had asked about the garage door, it's getting...

You had asked about the garage door, it's getting installed right now so I'll send you some pictures. I picked clear glass because it gives someone the option to either smoke/tint it black after or...
Forum: Architecture & Design 08-27-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
It actually metal siding printed with woodgrain...

It actually metal siding printed with woodgrain patterns. I'm not sure how popular it is in the US but it is really popular up here. It's crazy expensive. Here's a house I just finished with a...
Forum: Architecture & Design 08-24-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
I see what you're saying. We build super...

I see what you're saying.

We build super modern, I'll post a pictures when I have the remainder of the exterior finishes done!
...
Forum: Architecture & Design 08-23-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Think you’re right! ...

Think you’re right!

https://i.ibb.co/Z2Jzx4r/5849-EBF7-2-B6-D-4-DD3-86-E2-7-CFF7874-CF98.jpg
Forum: Masonry 07-15-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Frenchy93
It appears I spoke to soon, found quite a few...

It appears I spoke to soon, found quite a few with grooved insulation and cement board all in one.

Thanks!
Forum: Masonry 07-15-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Frenchy93
Thin Stone Vaneer Over Rigid Insulation

Hey all,
Our local code requires the exterior of the house to have r5 continuous insulation on the exterior of the house, so you have your house wrap covered by 4x8 sheets of 1 inch thick...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-13-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Relax brother.

Relax brother.
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-12-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
For sure, I know the way the footings are...

For sure,
I know the way the footings are designed currently are big enough to take the load of a complete top floor, but still, I need it engineered.

I'll have to have a chat with him on...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-12-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Heres the difference, this picture shows the top...

Heres the difference, this picture shows the top floor being in from the exterior walls of the floor below (main)

We want it so the top floor follows the same exterior footprint of the main...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-12-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Yeah, I would be running the new plan by the...

Yeah,
I would be running the new plan by the inspector prior to construction.
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-12-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
It's not uncommon at all, which is what I don't...

It's not uncommon at all, which is what I don't get.

The changes are extremely different, footprint remains the same, building height is the same, top floor is just wider so it will change load...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-12-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,259
Posted By Frenchy93
Changing Engineers Mid-Project

I'm currently in the process of building a house. I was issued permits based on one design, and after permit was issued, the client made substantial revisions to the plan which require almost...
Forum: Remodeling 04-11-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
Next project, I have two of these, but holding...

Next project, I have two of these, but holding off on one until I see where the market goes.

Demo of this place starts Wednesday, I am re-using part of the foundation and the basement bathroom so...
Forum: Remodeling 02-03-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
Update on the house that this post was about. I...

Update on the house that this post was about. I just finished this in November and it just sold a couple weeks ago. I decided to build new instead of renovate.
...
Forum: Remodeling 12-29-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
How’s house flipping coming along ?[/QUOTE] ...

How’s house flipping coming along ?[/QUOTE]

Actually very good,
I got out of the flipping and started new construction. I purchased 3 houses in a row and I have knocked them down and rebuilt,...
Forum: Electrical 09-10-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,266
Posted By Frenchy93
No clue, currently I have the old panel still set...

No clue, currently I have the old panel still set up (I gutted the house and added a second story. I have a couple outlets running off the old panel for extension cords.
Forum: Electrical 09-09-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,266
Posted By Frenchy93
Taping Before Testing Electrical

Hey Electricians,
I'm the process of building a house right now and the electrician waited way too long to request a service change.

They requested the service change last week when the wiring...
Forum: Welding & Steel Trades 07-18-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Frenchy93
Steel I Beam Connection

Never mind! Figured it out!
Forum: Construction 05-15-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By Frenchy93
Sorry guys, Posted and vanished, I meant...

Sorry guys,
Posted and vanished, I meant vertical columns. I'm going to post the actual drawings today.
Forum: Construction 05-01-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By Frenchy93
Exterior Finishes - New Build

Hi guys,
My architect is in the design stages of a new build I'm working on, I'm going off an existing bungalow and adding a second floor while keeping the same footprint.

I am almost copying...
Forum: Remodeling 04-11-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
Just picked up another one today, very little...

Just picked up another one today, very little profit in this but I can't find anything right now and need anything right now to just keep things going.. ...
Forum: Remodeling 03-27-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
As you can see we keep the exterior work to a...

As you can see we keep the exterior work to a minimum. On this house I simply spray painted the mail box, cleaned up the interlock and replaced the front door and exterior light.
Forum: Remodeling 03-27-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
I do it under a business for the most part. ...

I do it under a business for the most part.



Thanks,
Just listed the most recent house yesterday. Unfortunately the backyard is full of garbage frozen into the ground!

Follow the link...
Forum: Remodeling 03-21-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,732
Posted By Frenchy93
An update on this house. It is actually finished...

An update on this house. It is actually finished as well as of last night. This house will be the biggest money maker, and the least amount of labor I have put into these houses personally.

This...
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