Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 7/24/19

We had a productive and quiet day on-site Wednesday, August 24th. Primary activity was installing peel-and-stick Vycor house wrap, a donation from Grace Building Products. After a little practice the house wrap team was delivering good clean sheets with on-target...
Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 11/4/19

Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 11/4/19

In October, volunteers at our Gold Bar home finished the siding and prepared the exterior for painting. Both of these accomplishments are major milestones. Volunteers also completed much of the interior of the home. More than 1,500 volunteer hours brought us to this...
Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 10/23/19

Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 10/23/19

We met our goal for last week: applying interior wall texture and priming all drywall surfaces. So many to thank! Earlier this month, we benefited from a special contribution from Interior Finishing Trades NW, a commercial finish trade school. Eric Palmer held his...

Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 8/30/19

Solid effort over the last several weeks are bringing us to the conclusion of Step 3 – Structure/Dry-in, and at the same time completing activities required in Step 4 – Systems/Rough-in. During the August 17 Saturday build Builder’s Club regulars...
Build Report – Gold Bar 2 – 8/16/19

Build Report – Gold Bar 2 – 8/16/19

Another day of solid progress on the Gold Bar 2 site! Twelve builders donated close to one hundred hours, pushing forward in a number of areas: Shiner Patrol took a final pass on roof nailing and found a few shiners which we pulled and re-nailed. We also, after...
Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 8/7/19

Gold Bar 2 Construction Update 8/7/19

Many thanks, builders, for a productive week at Gold Bar 2. Twelve builders started Wednesday morning, July 31. The house wrap team got started while others helped get trusses lifted into place and ready for installation. By lunch time the house wrap crew had...