September 25, 2013
Once Tom's crew rebuilt the foundation, they were able to build over the office. The goal was to build out a master suite; a walk-in closet and bathroom will go into the new space.
They started by reinforcing the existing walls and removing the old roof. Then they installed some wooden I-joists.
The walls went up pretty quickly after that, and then of course they added the new roof. On the first floor they added a bunch of new energy efficient windows that will give the kitchen some much-needed light, and help us keep track of the kids when they're playing in the back yard.
The new structure looks like this:
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We live in the neighborhood and have been delighted to see the progress on the house. So exciting! Wish you continued good luck!
Thanks Sue. Stop on by - we'll give you a tour!
I'm really looking forward to the show highlighting the house. I love the style and what has been done so far.