Construction, House and Acreage Restoration

Building a Wall

A new wall between the kitchen and the addition (where the main floor bathroom will be located) needed to be rebuilt. The previous wall was not quite up to par, the wall from the 1900 build.

The new wall between the kitchen and addition.
The new wall between the kitchen and addition.

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Construction, House and Acreage Restoration

Time to Work on those Floors!

If you recall (from awhile back) I had posted a list of things that needed to be accomplished this summer at the house before we could even think of moving in. One of those things including straightening out the floors. The basement beams had allowed the house to sink a little (not a surprise or huge worry after 115 years of life). The whole main floor pitched down to the basement stairs. While not everything with the floors in the original house (main floor) will able to be perfectly leveled or squared, the goal is to NOT feel like you’re walking downhill. Continue reading “Time to Work on those Floors!”