Posted on November 10, 2015 by Brian Post
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of blogs chronicling the design and construction of a house owned by Brian Post and Kyra Salancy. The first blog in the series was titled Building a Small House in the White Mountains.
With the framing and sheathingMaterial, usually plywood or oriented strand board (OSB), but sometimes wooden boards, installed on the exterior of wall studs, rafters, or roof trusses; siding or roofing installed on the sheathing—sometimes over strapping to create a rainscreen.
completed, our shell contractor installed the windows in mid-October 2013. Fortunately, based on a tip from the crew, we also had drywall for the second story delivered through a large upstairs rough opening before the final window installation.