Previous house was on stilts and build with Timber – our customer was not happy with the previous house insulation and with a North Facing site, to hot in summer.

We had a fall of slope of 10 meters and secured this with filling and eventually built a raft foundation with light steel frame house.   Cladding externally Envirdeck composite cladding with OSB 12mm boards, Tyvec membrane and cavity bat with 20mm steel purlines to create a cavity for airflow.    Internal boards Marley Gypsum boards 15mm with full skim.    Panel roof was fitted with two joist beams (joists) to support the spans.  

Allocation:   Knysna
Square meters:   175sq
Duration:  11 Weeks

Nominator: Rancor
Steel supplier:  Pholaco
Main contractor:  Rancor
Structural Engineering:  EMC Engineering

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