How to build a Wiserwood Bunkie

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Bunkie Basics Annie Fournier

How do I assemble a Bunkie?

Start your assembly with the floor and door frame.

 

1 – Header and edge joists
2 – Joists and bridging
3 – Starter wall planks
4 – Floor planks
5 – Start of the walls
6 – Install threshold and door frame
7 – Temporary bracing

You are now ready to assemble the walls.

 

1 – Assemble the walls 
2 – Install the window and the F1, B2 and CF1 planks
3 – Install the B4, B2E and B2F planks 
4 – Install the B5 planks 
5 – Install the B6, B7 and B8 planks
6 – Install the B2E, B9, B2F, B10 and B11 planks 
7 – Install the D5Z roof beams 

Assembling the roof.

 

1 – Install the roof braces 
2 – Install the roof planks
3 – Install the fascia boards 

Finishing the openings.

 

1 – Position the first door 
2 – Attach the hinges
3 – Install the astragal 
4 – Barrel bolts for doors
5 – Assemble the doors
6 – Position the doors 
7 – Barrel bolts for windows 
8 – Install the inside corners
9 – Apply sealant
10 – Roofing material
11 – Protect your wood
12 – Check the inside corners
13 – Check the foundation 

For more information or to watch an assembly video visit: https://experience.wiserwood.com/en/assemble