How to Frame Log Cabin with Walkout Basement Door
Log Cabin With Walkout Basement – Your foundation is concrete or blocks you need to place a frame. In the hole in the wall to hold the basement door firmly in place. A steel frame usually serves this process, and since the door mounting hole is the right size. The frame should be adjusted smoothly in place. From there, it’s just a matter of fixing the frame. So, it does not fall when the door is used or if the floor under the structure changes slightly in its place.
Examine the sides of the door in the wall of a log cabin with walkout basement to determine the material composition of the foundation wall. If the wall is concrete, you can immediately proceed to place the frame. Measure the depth of the cavities of the blocks with a tape measure. Furthermore, if the cavity is deeper than 1 1/2 inches, cut a piece of 2 by 4-inch board. With a circular saw at the height of the block. Make a block of 2 by 4 inches for each concrete block with a cavity of the required depth.
Place the frame in the wall space of log cabin with walkout basement. Check that the frame is plumb and level with a carpenter’s level. Place wooden wedges in the gap between the frame and the wall to adjust the angle of the frame if necessary to frame the frame inside the hole in the wall. Mark the position of the doorframe holes against the sides of the base using a pencil, push through the mounting holes.