While the siding was being done some major termite damage was discovered. While it was fixed it’s terrifying to see what those little bugs are capable of doing.
So this Victorian house didn’t really have a kitchen. It had an area for a kitchen, just nothing kitchen-like in it aside from a fridge and a sink. Take a Continue Reading
The new siding finally arrived! We decided to go with Royal Building’s Royal Woodland Heritage Blue Seamless Siding. We thought it had the classic look we wanted (especially with the Continue Reading
So how many dumpsters did it take to remove all the plaster from the house? Five. All of them filled to the top.
It took a few months but all of the plaster and lathe is out and the house is down to the frame. I wish I could call this the midpoint Continue Reading
A few roof leaks and the general moldiness of the old, poorly laid roof (which you can take another look at Here when we took down the back porch had Continue Reading
The 75amp service in the house was woefully inadequate so we upgraded to a GE Powermark 200 Amp Service Center and the work was done by my dad’s coworker and Continue Reading
From the first time we looked at the house we all wondered what was inside “the doghouse with no door” just off the back porch. Curiosity got the better of Continue Reading
So remember the lovely back screened in porch? Went something like this? View the whole Victorian home tour here! Well it turns out that it had MAJOR water rot coming Continue Reading