Building the Sun Cottage Part IV: Walls and Beams

Follow an architect as he leads us through the planning, pouring, and pounding involved in constrcuting the reinforced walls for your low-cost sun cottage.



Sun Cottage
In this illustraion, we can see what the front of the sun cottage would look like upon completion.
ILLUSTRATION: ANGUS W. MACDONALD
Concrete Wall Detail
Here is the diagram showing how to put up your concrete wall for your sun cottage.
ILLUSTRATION: ANGUS W. MACDONALD
Diagrams for Reinforced Masonry Wall and Belt Beam Detail
Here a two different diagrams for reinforcing your masonry wall and using belt beams for reinforcing your retaining wall.
ILLUSTRATION: ANGUS W. MACDONALD

















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