Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Our biggest Philippine house building blunders. В We don’t want to present our project as a paragon of perfection, so here we show what went wrong during our Philippine house construction project and why, in the hope that others can learn from our mistakes. Most of these photos also appear in other sections of the site. No room for concrete in this column This photo shows the top of a 15…

Windows – a key part of our Philippine house building project.  Our plan is to live as much as possible without air conditioning in this steamy tropical climate.  Therefore, our eight main windows are big, 2.4 meters wide (almost eight feet) and 1.6 meters (0ver five feet) high.  We decided on casement windows because almost 100% of the window opening is really open, whereas with sliding windows, only half of the opening can be open.  Big windows…