This summer, beginning on May 25, 2009, Tumbleweed will drive a Fencl Tumbleweed Tiny House from San Francisco to New York. Along the way, they will stop in 14 different cities, making the house available for you to see. In addition, there will be a Tiny House Building and Design Workshops in Boulder, Chicago, and New York along the way.
This is a photo journal of the construction of the first Fencl, which is being built on the property where Tumbleweed Tiny House Company resideS.
The picture above is the construction site and shows a lot of the building supplies delivered and covered to protect from the rain.
|Here you see the framing of the sub floor, foam insulation is installed next and then plywood completes the sub floor.|
|The plywood has been installed and the sub floor completed. The house is now ready to be framed for the walls and the roof.|
|The walls are up, and the sheathing is attached, the roof has been framed and the loft constructed. Tyvek is being installed and roofing is the next step.|
|The underside of the loft above the kitchen and bathroom.|
|Roofing almost completed.|
|The electrical wiring is in and basic plumbing in the bathroom has been installed. The roof has been insulated and the walls will be insulated next. The shower will be put into position and the framing of the bathroom wall will be completed. Plumbing for the bathroom and kitchen has yet to be completed.|
|The Thetsford Aqua Magic Style II toilet, shower, and Surburban RV 6 gallon hot water heater available to install, plus the Dickinson stove has arrived for the heating of the Fencl.|
|Awaiting sunny weather to complete the exterior.
Check back often for updates on the progress and completed pictures of the Fencl before the tour.