Tiny House Build Recap – Part 3 – Installing the Subfloor

After riveting the sheet metal to the trailer frame, we attached the floor joist with large bolts in several places. The L-brackets we had welded to the frame provided the perfect mounting surface.

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The subfloor was built on 18″ centers, and insulated with rockwool.

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We sheeted on top of the joist with 3/4″ plywood, attaching it with screws and hardware glue.

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This is what the van looks like when you are too stubborn to make two trips across town to the specialty insulation warehouse.

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With the subfloor complete, next step is winterizing the house with a roof and some sheeting.

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