Making the Log Cabin - Day 4

OK here we go again. No rain so everything is much drier. Looks set to be a nice day. So first of all we set to on finishing the wall insulation and the inner walls. The apex pieces of the inner wall gave us a bit of trouble! The instructions…

Making the Log Cabin - Day 3

Everything was very wet and muddy after the overnight rain but it got nicer and nicer as the day went on. Our electricians were there nice and early so we built up the walls a bit so they could lay wires for us. Lets get the modified window frames in.…

Making the Log Cabin - Day 2

A beautiful sunny morning so we can start making things! Laying out the base and getting everything square. Cutting the insulation for the floor - this is going to be a cosy cabin with three electric heaters and insulated everywhere. Kevin with Shaun the electrician stopped by to give us…

Making the Log Cabin - Day 1

The task for today is to unpack this: and hand carry all the parts down the step to the bottom of the garden to here: . We made a start and moved all the side store parts: The insulation piled up on the left found a new temporary home perched on…

How the Community Garden bench got made

Beginnings The original idea for the bench was some sort of consensus brainwave at one or other of the gardening days in the spring of 2016. By June of that year I was thinking of how it might be done so I made a scrap wood demonstrator of one section…