Underhill House

THE CURE FOR CONCRETE

Friday the concrete was poured for the main floor of Underhill House. Doug and I set the alarm for 5, but when we got to the house site at 7:15, the pour was already underway.  They needed a pumper truck to get the concrete high enough and far enough out […]

FIRST OPEN HOUSE AT UNDERHILL

This Friday May, May 25, we’ll be having the first open house at the Underhill construction site for anyone who is curious about this project. Underhill House is a fusion of conventional, green and natural building techniques and materials with the goal of making a house that has a small […]

WHY WE ARE PAINTING OUR TIMBERS WHITE

I have had good friends become dumbstruck because of something we are doing as we build our unmilled, timber frame house. Everyone forms an image when you say timber frame.  They see massive posts and beams stained to a golden glow, criss-crossing and defining a space.  And what you’ll see […]