How to set up a yurt kit, part 2

 Posted by at 6:35 pm  Yurt Yak
Aug 272010
 
How to set up a yurt kit, part 2

Your roof may be either 1 layer or 3 layers. If you live in a warm climate, or have masochistic tendencies and love the pain of being cold, and do not get the insulation package, you will have one layer…the top cover material itself.

However, if you live in a cooler or cold climate and get the insulation package, your roof will be 3 layers…the top cover itself, then below that is the insulation, and below the insulation is a liner that is off white to hide the appearance of the insulation.

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Aug 272010
 
Notes on a hydronic radiant floor

I know, I know…the construction articles stop at platform construction. I’m gonna finish ‘em soon. There are about 4 more construction articles to go and they are all already in the pipeline…be patient.

Anyway…after 5 months of yurt living, including the coldest part of the winter, I’ve got some observations on my radiant heat floor…and they apply to any radiant floor on a crawlspace, not just a yurt.

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