Warmer rabbits

Posted: 2014-10-04

Finally got hold of the insulation for the rabbits bedroom.

It's 5cm thick expanded polystyrene. For now that's enough.

I have fitted a special low voltage heater that will keep the area between 12C and 15C - but we don't need that until later - and I'll only turn it on once I have temperature monitoring in place too.

The floor is waterproofed with damp-proofing membrane (since I have a roll lying around) - on top of that will go a layer of newspapers then straw.

Isolation - one end
Isolation - one end
Isolation - both ends and floor
Isolation - both ends and floor
Isolation - Floor and all walls
Isolation - Floor and all walls
Floor fitted
Floor fitted
Floor waterproofed, long walls fitted
Floor waterproofed, long walls fitted
All walls done, lid done
All walls done, lid done
Heater fitted
Heater fitted
Last bits of accessible polystyrene hidden away
Last bits of accessible polystyrene hidden away
Sleeping shelf added
Sleeping shelf added