Here is a quick and informative update on our home progress.
We already have our trailer and frame. We bought our materials from the framing company Volstrukt. We choose this company because, their frames are made from steel, and they are reasonably priced.
Steel is our chosen material because, its light weight (reducing the overall weight of our home), study, and won’t rot or get pests. It also is easier to work with in our experience this far.
Our base, which is our trailer, is custom from Volstrukt as well. My husband is currently attaching galvanized sheet metal to the underbelly of the trailer. We bought our sheet metal in four different pieces, which makes attaching it a bit easier. My husband is now wishing we would have ordered the sheets in smaller sizes, which would have been a lot more help! (more…)