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Glidehouse Fabrication

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The first production Glidehouse was constructed in April 2004 at a Britco Group plant in Agassiz, BC, Canada, which is one hours drive east of Vancouver and three hours northeast of Seattle. Project Management was provided by CRG (Construction Resource Group).

Below we provide a photo overview of the construction process.

The Britco Plant in Agassiz, BC.

Thank you to Roger Starkweather at Construction Resource Group for providing these images.

Module 1 floor frame.
Plumbing in floor.
Module 1 floor upside down.
Floor being screwed.
Floor in jig.
Floors sheathed.
Module 3 floor frame.
Module 3 floor sheathed.
Exterior wall framing.
Exterior long wall framed.
Module 2 exterior wall up.
 Module 2 exterior wall frame.
Master bed boarded.
Master bed interior.
Module 2 exterior view.
Module 3 framed.
Module 2 during framing.
Module 3.
Module 2 interior.
Kitchen boarded.
Module 1 corridor.
Master bath shower.
Mechanical wall wiring.
Connecting wires to panels.
Master Bath Plumbing.
Getting it right.
Spraying insulation.
Insulated wall.
Insulated wall.
Windows unwrapped.
Master bed interior.
Sheath and windows.
Mechanical at back of closet.
Washer dryer closet.
Bed 2 Door installed.
Mud and tape.
Master bed taped.
Bath 2 taped.
 Master bath taped at vanity.
Window at master bath.
Exterior wall papered.
Another view of papered exterior wall.
Another view of papered exterior wall.
Siding started.
Siding goes up.
Installing roof membrane.
Steel Siding arrives.
Installing the first sheet of steel siding.
Hardiplank siding installed.
Siding laid out (the houses shown are unrelated to Glidehouse).
Siding corner.

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