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How to Build a Garage

How to Build a Garage

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How to build a garage: framing a garage. In this film, you will see the full cycle of building a garage for wireframe technology from the foundation, to finish finishing.

  • Layout and foundation pouring
  • The erection of walls and roofs
  • OSB frame skins
  • How To Install Flex Tiles
  • Installation of windows and doors
  • Assembly and installation of lifting gates 
  • much more.

Foundations

  1. Step 1. Choosing the sill (bottom) plates
  2. Step 2. Laying out the wall
  3. Step 3. The Three stud corner
  4. Step 4. Wall with doors or windows
  5. Step 5. Nailing & positioning the wall
  6. Step 6. The garage door framing
  7. Step 7. The Cap plate
  8. Step 8. Ordering the trusses
  9. Step 9. Roof layout
  10. Step 10. Roof framing
  11. Step 11. Sheathing the roof
  12. Step 12. Wall sheathing
  13. Step 13. Covering the sheathing with tarpaper
  14. Step 14. Checking the window and rough opening
  15. Step 15. Installing the windows
  16. Step 16. Applying the siding
  17. Step 17. Soffits
  18. Step 18. Applying the roofing felt
  19. Step 19. Applying asphalt shingles

01 Log building: Introduction, Intent, Safety, Chainsaw, Fuel Mix, Starting Saw, Saw Maintenance

01 Log building: Introduction, Intent, Safety, Chainsaw, Fuel Mix, Starting Saw, Saw Maintenance

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This introductory video outlines the general requirements and preparations for working on a log building. It emphasizes serious safety instructions, particularly chain saw safety.

  1. Introduction
  2. Intent
  3. Short Course
  4. Safety
  5. Signals
  6. Chainsaw
  7. Fuel Mix
  8. Starting Saw
  9. Saw Maintenance

02 Log building: Tools and Terms, Cut & Shape, Equipment & Supplies, Terms, Notches, Log Terms

02 Log building: Tools and Terms, Cut & Shape, Equipment & Supplies, Terms, Notches, Log Terms

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Demonstrates the necessary tools and explains log building terminology.

  1. Introduction
  2. Cut & Shape
  3. Equipment & Supplies
  4. Terms
  5. Notches 
  6. Log Terms 
  7. Credits

03 Log building: Horse Start, Log Storage, Foundation, Level, Fist Logs

03 Log building: Horse Start, Log Storage, Foundation, Level, Fist Logs

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Preparation of building site and instructions for setting up pre-building site.Preparation of building site and instructions for setting up pre-building site.

  1. House Start
  2. Books
  3. Log Storage
  4. Foundation
  5. Level
  6. Fist Logs

04 Log building: Basic Building, Practice Notch, Saddle Notch, Start Scribe, Cut Notches, Cut Groove, Scarf

04 Log building: Basic Building, Practice Notch, Saddle Notch, Start Scribe, Cut Notches, Cut Groove, Scarf

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This video demonstrates a basic saddle notch practice technique and shows the complete procedure for placing a log on the building.

  1. Basic Log Building
  2. Practice Notch
  3. Saddle Notch
  4. Start Scribe
  5. Cut Notches
  6. \r\n
  7. Cut Groove
  8. Scarf

05 Log building: Other Notches, Blind Dove Tail, Lock Notch, Square Notch

05 Log building: Other Notches, Blind Dove Tail, Lock Notch, Square Notch

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Step-by-step instructions for the Blind Dovetail Notch, Lock Notch and Square Notch.

  1. Blind Dove Tail
  2. Lock Notch
  3. Square Notch

06 Log building: Round Notch, Modified Round Notch, Blind Wall Notch, Dovetail, Post Notch

06 Log building: Round Notch, Modified Round Notch, Blind Wall Notch, Dovetail, Post Notch

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Step-by-step instructions for the Round Notch, Blind Wall Notch, Dovetail Notch and Post Notch.

  1. Round Notch
  2. Modified Round Notch
  3. Blind Wall Notch
  4. Dovetail
  5. Post Notch

07 Log building: Walls, Windows and Doors, Choosing Logs, Placing Logs, Headers

07 Log building: Walls, Windows and Doors, Choosing Logs, Placing Logs, Headers

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Basic instructions for wall construction and control, openings for windows and doors and instructions for electrical access.

  1. Choosing Logs
  2. Placing Logs
  3. Headers
  4. Windows and Doors