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Building in Nicaragua

House in Progress Tour

In Part 2 of our Nesting in Nicaragua series, Holly is one week shy of being six months pregnant and the house has been under construction for five months. The roof is mostly on and you can start to get a feel for what the house will look like. Take a tour of the interior floor plan.

We’ve gotten a lot of comments asking why the floor is still rock. Apparently in the US they pour the slab first. In Nicaragua however, they wait until the walls are up and the roof is on in order to pour the floor. It keeps the concrete cooler that way and less l

 

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  1. This is going to be an awesome house!

    Posted by Jacek | May 14, 2014, 2:37 am

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