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I have a child with spinal disease and is in a wheel chair. We have a family farm and parents have horses in which my child loves. We would like to spend more time at the farm without having to stay in the house with grandparents. Would like to know how to qualify for the show or would like to know if you know anyone in the North Carolina area that does this in our area.
My oldest brother, Greg, and I purchased 33 acres in Adams County, Ohio for hunting and hanging out in the woods. We spent most of our childhood in our neighborhood woods building tree houses and riding our bikes on trails we forged with the other neighborhood kids and saw this property as an opportunity to regain some of our youth. You have to cross a large creek to get up to the 24x24ft cabin which can be interesting when it has rained hard but adds to the fun. There is an abundance of turkey and deer on the property a well as coyote which howl under the stars. I would love to get a telescope up there to view the constellations. The cabin is in rough shape, but we have managed to put on a new roof, new windows, and added a wood burning stove. We have plans for a shooting range, composting toilet, gravity flow water (collected from roof) to bath and kitchen as well as solar panels to provide light to play poker and board games with our kids. The goal is to make it nice enough so the wives will join us when we want them to. My brother and I have rehabbed multiple houses and love to work with our hands building. This property has been a great place to hang out with my brother and I look forward to making it the cabin we envision.
Our family has 150 acres surrounded by the Daniel Boone natural forest in Kentucky. The land was logged a year ago and we are in the process of cleaning out the tree tops left behind . We bought a D6 Catapiller for that and to build a pond below an old home place where the old stone chimney still stands. That's where we would like to build a cabin around the old chimney. My parents would love to have a place where they could get away and get us all together in the woods. Thank you.
My husband, Keith, and I have a small camp located on 16 acres in Sleepy Hollow, off from Shaftsbury Hollow, Vermont. The original camp was built in 1989 and dubbed "Camp How-Ya-Gunna" by the original owner and builder. This was due to the difficult access for getting building materials up there. We have improved access and made some improvements, but would like some ideas on how to keep our camp rustic, yet more updated and still environmentally-friendly. It's a beautiful setting on a mountainside, with a brook on the property. There have been catamount sightings nearby as well. Thanks.
I own 20 acres in a little town called Twin Oaks, CA. It doesn't have any electricity however it has a well.
I would love to build a cabin there. However, I don't even know where to begin. I need your creativity, skill and help.
I watch your show every week and I love the cabins you have built and how you get to know the people you are building for, you always add a personal touch.
I have the perfect spot. It is in corith, Vermont. On a class 4 road on 3 acres of land. It has a huge pond, and a small a frame built on it. Its a little rustic camp. No electricity runs off of a generator and propane for heat. It is actually my dads place. He is going through cancer treatments and I would love to fix the place up for him and make it a more seasonal place to live. How do I qualify for your show.
Love the show and the crazy ideas! While foundations can take many forms it would great if you could explain or show how your foundations are done. I was especially interested in the type of foundation you did for the Movable Beast and would like to know more
I have a farm I grew up on that has several old buildings on it. I would love to see the old chicken house or grain silos made into livable space so I can stay on the weekends while I am working on my farm and hike and hang out with my cows and animals! The old chicken house is metal and wood. The silos are metal and side by side, so it would be cool to connect them in some way. I am a single woman that loves to get her hands dirty and work on her tractor, dig in the dirt and fix up the old farm!!
Help me! Up North (WI) - 30 acres - hunting land only for the guys......bluffs and a cave on the property. How cool to build a cabin out of this???? overlooking a beautiful valley (with deer and turkey). Currently enjoy the property with our 4 kids and 8 grandkis....during hunting in an older trailer and a 'shanty' garage. This would be a dream build for you and us. Nothing fancy, just a fit.....
If you need some wood I have some. It is a long story. About 9
years ago I bought a building from the 1890's. The building was used by
an organization called the Odd fellows. It is 3 stories high with huge
4/5 plank walls, oak flooring and wanes coating. We bought the building and a franchise
with the hopes of owning our on business. I remodeled the 2nd floor but
the 3rd floor about 1100 sq feet each floor is still in its original. I
no longer have this franchise, have this building that is falling apart
with tons of wood and nothing to do with it and oh yeah a mortgage for
the building that I do nothing with. Tried renting and only got taken
advantage of. The day before Thanksgiving we realized that somebody
broke into the first floor and took all the copper that was there. We
recently bought 10 acres to one day build a house. Right now we live in
the country with less than one acre and which also has a mother-in for
my mom. We have our house for sale in hopes of one day building this dream home. The 10 acres is only 5 minutes from the school. We are now 20 minutes
from the school one way. We have 3 children 16,12,9. We sometimes run
to the school three times a day. We figured out if we run to that
school once a day until my 9 y/o graduates we would have spent 23,000
dollars in gas. So we bought the 10 acres in hopes of getting closer to
the school. I think our school is the 3rd smallest school in PA with
an avg. graduating class of 20. Although I would love to have my dream
home built my first dream is to at least get a green house/barn/shed to
keep the equipment for us to have at least a garden on that 10 acre
property and once our house sells then dream about the new house. That
is our dream. One day it might happen. I have all the wood needed and
probably everything else needed to build this barn/shed/green house but
do not have the know how or man power.