Q5) Could you please spec the 4’0″x 7’0″ T&G cedar exterior doors ?

Please refer to the drawing titled “Sketch of Cedar Exterior Doors” in the Additional/Revised Bid Documents table above. One vendor that is capable of producing these doors is: New Holland Supply LLC 201-A Commerce Drive New Holland, PA 17557 / Phone # 717-354-4794. Bidders are welcome to use other vendors or even their own wood shops. New Holland is simply a know source that has done similar doors before.

Q6) Do we need insulation in the attic craw space? If so, what type and R-Value?

No. Insulation at the Attic over the Bathroom and Utility room is not required (with the exception of the insulation provided by the SIPS roof panels).

Q7) Are stainless Steel carriage bolts required? One of our vendors are quoting a 6 month lead time. Would galvanized bolts suitable ?

Galvanized bolts are acceptable. Please specify bolt material in your bid.

Q8) What/Where are concealed splice connectors for the roof joists – Where the pressure treated meets the non pressure treated?

Answer: Yes, the concealed splice connectors are to connect the pressure treated exterior glulam with the interior non pressure treated glulam. Manufacturers standard concealed shear splice connections are to be issued for review during shop drawings.

Q9) In regard to Alternate 6: Where are we locating the branch selector box for the multi-splits?

Answer: Locate the branch selector box in the Utilty Room per the new pdf file posted to the bid portal, named “2022-0613-Sultana Lawrence Preserve Revision 5 – Bid Responses”.

Q10). In regard to Alternate 6: Where is the path for refrigerant lines?

Answer: The refrigerant lines will be routed underground from the condenser unit to the branch selector box in the Utility Room (or the hvac unit above the Utility Room for the ducted system strategy). Refer revised drawing -1/A1.22. Refer also Revised General Note K on Sheet A1.22. Revisions are identified in the new pdf file posted to the bid portal, named “2022-0613-Sultana Lawrence Preserve Revision 5 – Bid Responses”.

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