bottom sill attached to foundation

Exterior Subfloor/Trailer Attachment

***MAJOR UPDATE – The below subfloor attachment method is woefully inadequate.  Please review this updated post for more/better info! *** Now that the trailer is attached to the subfloor on the inside, the flashing is laid down, and the overhangs are covered up its time to attach the joists to the trailer’s steel beams. I Continue reading

Tiny House OverHang


Under the overhangs….I know I know….need to be sealed up from the bottom now.  The parts of the subfloor frame that overhang the trailer need to be sealed up to keep out rodents and to some extent moisture.  They also need to be sealed up so I have a place to put the insulation. I’m Continue reading

Prepping for Trailer Sub Frame Attachment

SubFloor Framing Build Day 2

Today is all about attaching the sub floor frame that was built to the trailer.  This is only step one of attaching the subfloor frame to the trailer.  In this one I’m connecting the joists in multiple locations to the wood beams that are attached to the trailer.  The next step (covered later) will be Continue reading