The Dodd/Kurylo Family's House in the Woods

In 2006 we bought 21½ acres of hardwood-forested land in Louisa County, Virginia, and in 2010 we built a house on it. Click the links at left to see the land and the house plans.

We moved in on January 31, 2011. Scroll down for construction details.



Click these photos for construction details.

Red borders
 are projects we tackled ourselves before and during construction.
Current projects
can be found here.

Dates are starting dates for each task.

Foundation
Aug. 23, 2010
Shell
Aug. 30, 2010
Framing
Sept. 10, 2010
Plumbing
Sept. 9, 2010
HVAC
Oct. 16, 2010
Electrical
Oct. 16, 2010
Connectivity
July 3, 2016
Insulation
Oct. 21, 2010
Drywall
Oct. 26, 2010
Trim
July 1, 2010
Flooring
January 7, 2011
Painting
Nov. 14, 2010
Planked Ceiling
Dec. 1, 2010
Cabinets
Nov. 29, 2010
Bookcases
Dec. 19, 2010
Workshop
July 31, 2016
Observatory
July 16, 2010
Current
Projects

This photo looks from the southwest toward the rear of the house.



visitors since July 2, 2010

Updated September 7, 2016