Tag: Barn

36 – V4 Oak Flooring, Concrete Drive, Stone Floor & Re-Pointing

36 – V4 Oak Flooring, Concrete Drive, Stone Floor & Re-Pointing

| 28th March 2016 | 0 Comments

V4 Oak Flooring, Concrete Drive, Stone Floor & Re-Pointing Maddomswood Oak Barn Conversion Weeks 33 and 34 – 14th March to the 25th March   Good progress has been made over the last two weeks. The Concrete Drive has been installed, The V4 Oak Flooring and Cotswold Stone floor has been laid, the Re-Pointing and Brick Repairs […]

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35 – Landscaping, Plastering, Carpentry

35 – Landscaping, Plastering, Carpentry

| 13th March 2016 | 0 Comments

Landscaping, Plastering, Carpentry & Decorating Maddomswood Oak Barn Conversion Weeks 31 and 32 – 29th February to the 11th March   As any project draws to a close there is always a lot of activity such as 2nd fix carpentry/plumbing/electrics, but progress can appear slow. The lumpy bits like brickwork, Oak structure, 1st fix carpentry have all […]

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33 – Plastering, Roofing & Much More

33 – Plastering, Roofing & Much More

| 14th February 2016 | 0 Comments

Plastering, Windows, Roofing and General 1st Fix Carpentry Maddomswood Oak Barn Conversion Weeks 27 & 28…. 1st to 12th of February In this post I have combined weeks 27 and 28 as much of the Carpentry and Plastering has been steadily completed across the 10 working days. Roofing This week we said goodbye to Tony and […]

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26 – Barn Conversion – Week 20 – part 2

26 – Barn Conversion – Week 20 – part 2

| 3rd December 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 20 – 30th November to – 4th of December Part 2 – Wednesday, Thursday and Friday Barn  Conversion Wednesday The barn conversion continues…..The roofers weren’t on site today…they had to finish another job. This is fine. They are on a price and as long as they finish boarding the roof by the end of the […]

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23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

| 16th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 18 – 16th – 20th of November Barn Conversion Monday I arrived at 7.00am this morning to make final preparations for the concrete pour for the barn slab. The over site had been prepared but there were some dips that needed to be filled with broken tiles. NOTE: Concrete costs a lot of money. The rate I was paying […]

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20 – Barn Conversion – Week 16

20 – Barn Conversion – Week 16

| 3rd November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 16 – 2nd – 6th of November Barn Conversion – Summary of Monday through Friday This week was straight forward…for me at least! Joe and Andy worked towards completing the repairs/renewals to the main Oak structure at a high level; the blast cleaning of the Oak was due to start on Friday and the striking […]

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19 – Barn Conversion – Week 15

19 – Barn Conversion – Week 15

| 29th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 15 – 26th to 30th October Barn Conversion – Summary of Monday through Friday   On Monday and part of Tuesday Andy and Joe installed the last timbers in the West End gable and barn hip. As you will have seen from previous pictures the gable end had been mucked about with over the […]

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18 – Barn Conversion – Week 14

18 – Barn Conversion – Week 14

| 21st October 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 14 – 19th to 23rd October Barn Conversion – Summary of Monday through Friday Andy and Joe took down the West End gable of the Barn on Friday; most of the week will be spent making repairs to joints and then rebuilding the roof and barn hip; this will require a new purlin, principle rafter […]

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17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 13 – 12th to 16th October I feel a huge sense of relief this morning; up until this point we have been under a great deal of pressure to complete the ground works, foundations and brickwork in time to meet the programme date for the erection of the scaffold and the […]

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16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 12 – 5th – 9th of October Monday It’s Monday and it is raining….again! Today is one of my Bench Mark days…today Andy Feaver and Joe arrive to start the work to the Oak Structure.   It will be a slow start as they will first meet the engineer to go […]

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