Results for demolition

Center Hall

May 6, 2016

This picture is taken immediately inside the front door of a current project. That space to the left of the stairway used to be a powder room. By eliminating it (yes, we found a spot for a new powder room!), we created a 'center hall' with a view all the way through to the back of the house. Whil...

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Demolition!

April 1, 2015

To make way for two new additions, an existing garage and sunroom were demolished. Always surprising (and humbling) to see how quickly something that's been standing sturdily for decades can be torn down.

Queen City Construction, general contractor.

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'Contemporary' Renovation

February 24, 2014

Remodeling of a condo unit - part of The Cloisters in Mt. Adams, built in 1970. Contemporary architecture for the time. Demolition shot - the angled wall you see separated the kitchen from the living space. Most of that wall will come out, with select elements remaining as vertical elements (and ...

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Old Bearing Wall

February 20, 2014

As part of an interior renovation project, we're moving a doorway and inserting another doorway into a 2nd floor bearing wall. The plaster and drywall has been removed, exposing the original century-old studs. Actually, some of them are slightly newer - right in front of the orange ladder, you ca...

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Demolition!

May 4, 2012

Two similar projects going on right now - major interior remodels of century-old Hyde Park houses. First step - demolition.

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