News and Events

All the latest news, upcoming events and information from Babyfoot.

Outer Walls

Posted: September 28, 2012

We have started to frame the outer 2×6 walls. In this house design, these walls will form the outer insulated shell of the house. The floor joists do not rest More →

Framing starts today!

Posted: September 27, 2012

We are starting in the basement where the support structure for the house is being erected. Our design focused on minimizing the variation between material properties in the structural design. More →

Drain Board

Posted: September 21, 2012

Today, we have finalized the installation of the Roxul (1″)R4 drain board. This product was installed just below grade down to the top of the weeping tile and will ensure More →

Insulation

Posted: September 18, 2012

Two layers of 3″ SB35 rigid foam insulation (Silverboard) have been installed all around the thermal envelop of the house. As mentioned earlier, this does not include the garage area More →

The Walls Have Cured!

Posted: September 17, 2012

Concrete walls are completely formed and cured. We have just completed the spraying of the water proof membrane onto the concrete walls. This is done before the commencement of the More →

The Forms Were Removed

Posted: September 14, 2012

The forms were removed. As illustrated in this picture, two sets of anchor bolts were installed prior to concrete cure. The inner anchor bolt is for the 2×4 load bearing More →

The Walls

Posted: September 13, 2012

The walls have been formed and we are commencing the pouring of the 25MPa concrete within the wall forms. Dow high-density rigid insulation was used to thermally break the garage More →

Work has Commenced

Posted: September 11, 2012

The work has commenced on Babyfoot developments (www.babyfootdevelopments.com) “Next Generation Living” model home in the GTA. Babyfoot Developments’ projects is centered around a holistic approach to house design. The concepts More →

Concrete Forms

Posted: September 10, 2012

Concrete forms arrived on-site for the forming of the foundation walls. Once the M15 rebar had been installed, the wall forming process was ready to begin.

Concrete

Posted: September 9, 2012

25 MPa concrete was used for the footings along with M15 rebar reinforcements. This ultra energy efficient home will have 9’ basement ceilings and adding rebar to both footings and More →