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Digging In: A House In The Philippines

Last updated on: 2nd November, 2017, 5:19 PM After the lot was leveled by the crew who built our concrete wall, the house contractor brought in the heaviest piece of equipment we’d had on the lot so far: a backhoe! Lay It Out, Dig It Up The contractor began by laying out the shape of […]

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House Plans: A House In The Philippines

Last updated on: 29th April, 2018, 1:17 PM   Gearing Up Again The design of our hollow block wall was linked to the design of our house. We used the same architect for both sets of plans. As I explained in the series of posts I made on building our concrete wall, we parted ways […]

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Lot Leveling: A House In The Philippines

Last updated on: 2nd August, 2017, 4:26 PM This is the second installment of the series on designing and building a house in the Philippines. An index to all of the posts in this series can be found here: House Build Philippines: Index. We also built a concrete hollow block perimeter fence. The index to […]

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Clearing Trees: A House In The Philippines

Last updated on: 2nd August, 2017, 4:07 PM This is the first installment of the series on designing and building a house in the Philippines. An index to all of the posts in this series can be found here: House Build Philippines: Index. We also built a concrete hollow block perimeter fence. The index to […]

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Building In The Philippines: The Lot

Last updated on: 9th April, 2016, 4:12 PM In 2014, we bought lot in Davao City, Philippines on which to build a┬áhouse. In an area where lot sizes usually range from 100 to 300-square meters, our “more or less” 768-square meter lot is huge. It was part of a much larger parcel of land that […]

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