[ 3 / biz / cgl / ck / diy / fa / ic / jp / lit / sci / vr / vt ] [ index / top / reports / report a bug ] [ 4plebs / archived.moe / rbt ]

2022-11: Warosu is now out of maintenance. Become a Patron!

/diy/ - Do-It-Yourself


View post   
View page     

[ Toggle deleted replies ]
>> No.2413513 [View]
File: 189 KB, 1080x789, Screenshot_20220623-081359_Firefox.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google]

Tent wall houses can be liveable if security isn't an issue, but relying on a fabric roof of that style and low tech installion is not a great plan.
Tent houses used to be a big thing in summer vacation/ beach communities before AC, but we're almost always built with a solid roof structure for worry free weather protection from above. Many of them were subsequently fitted with permanent solid wall I fill panels and are still in use. Picrel is one of them in southern CA, note the truss roof structure that allowed it to be just a roof on posts with no load bearing interior walls. A smaller one or shed roof could use far simpler framing, look at things like the simple pavillions in public parks that let you picnic in the rain and RV parking -style covers for ideas.

View posts [+24] [+48] [+96]