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Posted by Shawn in Austin, TX on 2/20/2017 1:02:32 PM

It has been a long process in getting this cabin Addition done. I feel like we made the most progress in this one afternoon of installing insulation. Doing the framing is relatively slow compared to what was accomplished on the day of insulation install.

Insulation Austin

The team came out and install closed-cell spray polyurethane foam insulation on the walls of the addition in this log cabin. 

As you can see in the photos, the existing logs are missing mortar, so we will have to replace that to get any air sealing. 

Also, Stellrr installed attic insulation on the rafters so that we can have a closed modern envelope. 

Below are some photos of the install process. 

Next is Drywall

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Installing spray foam insulation in Austin log cabin
Installing spray foam insulation in Austin log cabin on scaffolding
Finished view of installing spray foam insulation in Austin log cabin. You can see the logs on the original structure.
The bathroom. The foam is really sealing it nicely.
Attic insulation in the Austin TX log cabin creating a closed envelope.


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