Hello From A Greenhorn - Introductions - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Community > Introductions

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-27-2010, 04:45 PM   #1
Greenhorn
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: SOUTHERN OHIO
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Hello from a greenhorn


Hello i'm new on this site....... And looking for a bunch of info.... I'm getting ready to build a new gambrel barn home.. 4 bedroom 2 bath..... With rough cut siding....... And i hate to try to wing it..... .....

Advertisement

moosey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2010, 08:25 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: New York
Posts: 1,763
Rewards Points: 40
Default

Hello from a greenhorn


That sounds like something a former landlord of mine did. He started out building a large gambrel two car garage. While he was working on the garage, fire burned the roof off his house and gutted the inside. He wound converting the garage into a house and eventually rebuilt the burned out house into a 1 1/2 car garage. He was a typical self-taught handyman though and the front wall of the house bowed in as you stood on one side and looked across.

No, buliding a house is definately not something you want to wing. But there are a lot of knowlegeble people on this sight who won't steer you wrong.

Advertisement

Jim F is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
greenhorn to diy love the site help info mjshea Introductions 1 12-30-2008 12:59 AM
Morning Pilgrims! Greenhorn looking for answers! - Need help building a Shed bazzbozz Building & Construction 3 11-11-2008 09:36 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts