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Scale Architectural Models

In this video, Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, explains the usefulness of scale architectural models before beginning a custom home build.

Scale Models Can Help with Real Build

In this video, Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, explains how architectural scale models can help with a custom home build by:

  • allowing an opportunity to foresee problems
  • experiment with proportions
  • practicing how the frame goes together

Steve then goes on to demonstrate how to create miniature shingles using scrap wood and a jig.