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Cabin House Build Episode 9: How We Build and Finish Wood Ceilings

We are building a small, simple cabin style house in Alaska to sell.  We hope the end result will be an affordable, efficient, low maintenance home, that does not lack on comfort and style, for one family.

Roofs are a big deal.  Since heat rises, having a well insulated roof is essential to heating a home efficiently.  Roofs also add the greatest character to a home - both inside and out.  We love building exposed timbered ceilings for these reasons:

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CLOSED: Win $150 to Build a New Desk

Here's How to Enter You must be a registered user of this site with at least three original brag posts published under your user account to be eligible. If you win this contest, you agree to build this Brookstone Desk, and create a brag post with at least three photos of the final product by September 17, 2020. You agree to allow Ana-White.com to share your photos throughout their associated social media channels and website. To enter, while logged in to your Ana-White.com user ac

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Week 7: Interior Framing, Stairs (Cabin House Build)

Last summer, we spent six weeks framing up a house from a burned foundation.  It's a very simple house, inspired by traditional Alaska cabins for heating efficiency, low maintenance, and ease of building.  But we didn't get the heat system installed, so were unable to work on the Simple House over the winter.

This week, we started the project up again and got all the interior walls framed and stairs built.  You can watch our progress here:

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CLOSED: $150 to Build an 8 Foot Picnic Table

Here's How to Enter You must be a registered user of this site with at least three original brag posts published under your user account to be eligible. If you win this contest, you agree to build the 8 Foot Picnic Table linked here, and create a brag post with at least three photos of your finished picnic table by July 27, 2020. You agree to allow Ana-White.com to share your photos throughout their social media channels and website. To enter, while logged in to your Ana-Whit

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