Sharing the Only One

Sharing our wooden yurt building experience and more.

#31 Moved In

The day had finally arrived for us to move in.  With the help of friends, the transition from trailer to yurt went smoothly.  Muchas gracias amigas, we appreciate all your … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · 3 Comments

#30 It’s all coming together: Kitchen, Doors & Trim

The kitchen has taken shape. Matthew cut and installed our Madrone butcher block counter top and John seasoned and water proofed it with 2 applications, top and bottom, of pure … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · 6 Comments

#29 The floors and a trip to Indianola

We took a trip to the cabinet makers to drop off our Madrone butcher block counter top.  It was a sunny day and afterwards we went to the beach.    … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · 3 Comments

#28 Exterior house trim finished

The only thing left to do outside is the brick porch, back and front, and landscaping. Oh, and maybe put in a small patio later on down the road.  Here … Continue reading

February 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

#27 Kitchen faucet/cabinets and more

Here is what Corbin has been doing for months now…cutting and cutting and cutting…and cutting….  Now I believe the only thing left to cut is the rest of the trim … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

#26 Wood floors

The walls were done last month.  Matthew used an old Scandinavian method of hanging a branch to signify completion and bring good luck.  Thanks Matthew! 🙂 Non toxic, made in … Continue reading

February 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

#25 This week: Painting, staining, gutters

Here is the main room with two coats of Yolo Colorhouse Primer.  You can see the color difference in the ceiling compared to the walls.  Click on photo for larger … Continue reading

December 25, 2014 · 1 Comment