Demo Upstairs

Demolition has started upstairs. Most of the plaster has been removed. Next the lathe will come down and then the old insulation will be taken out. As much as I love the old windows, I’ve decided to replace them for efficiency. The upstairs is all bedrooms so it’s important to keep them warm and cool…

Opening Up the Entry

The entry of my house used to be odd, but not anymore! I had the wall taken down that separated the stairs/back of the house from the front rooms.  Some time ago, they used to rent out the upstairs rooms to staff from the hospital down the street, and then baseball players from the area…

Moving the Kitchen

When I started demolition on the kitchen I decided quickly everything needed to go. Paneling and cracked plaster were removed to reveal a covered up fireplace. In an effort to keep the fireplace (even if only decorative) and have more room for cabinetry, I’ve opted to move the kitchen to the back family room. The…