The ReUse People reduces the solid waste stream and changes the way the built environment is renewed by salvaging building materials and distributing them for reuse.
Gazebo - Serrano
A Classic Eight-sided gazebo, (exempted metal components and ceiling) constructed with repurposed materials on foundation posts with roof having a moderate overhang beyond the sheltered area.
1. Overall Post Layout
Seven repurposed posts support the roof at the perimeter of the gazebo.
2. Footing Construction & Post Setting
2.1 Used leftover Concrete
2.2 New post base anchors bolts, washers and nuts, nails
3.1 Headers, rafters and cap plates from discarded wood.
3.2 Designed and handmade two eight-sided fasteners as a peak tie.
4. Install the Roof Covering
4.1 3/4-inch exterior-grade tongue& groove roof sheathing, edged with a drip edge, covered with 30-lb. roofing felt and clay roof tile (ReUse in Oakland CA).