You may refer to a truss as the rafter, but it's basically the skeleton of the roof, carrying the weight of the frame and supporting the walls of the building. Trusses are very important to preventing the walls from bending or flexing, more so.
Tiny House Blueprint (MsB: I see I'm not the only one who finds apartment floorplans to often be perfect tiny/small house floorplans! This is great, love the closet spaces.
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Could YOU build a flatpack house? Home in a box costs just £6,500. But is it really as easy to build as an IKEA bookcase? We gave one brave dad a week to try
No it looks like a play house! This innovative low budget housing option is suitable for use in almost any location. A wooden house that is designed to contain only what is necessary.
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