Monthly Archives: August 2003

Main House Exterior – West Side – Upper Peak Repaired Parts

The main pieces for the upper peak on the west side of the house in various stages of repair. The trim pieces for the upper peak on the west side of the house. Main pieces with their first coat of … Continue reading

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Main House Eavestroughs – Upper & Lower Downspout Installation Completed

Upper part of the downspout installed and completely painted with the verdigris finish. Different view of the upper downspout. This lower eavestrough is temporarily being set to carry the water from the main roof, over the Breezeway roof, to the … Continue reading

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Tower Roof – Lightning Rod & Weather Vane Find

While at a local antique shop, we ran across this cool looking lightning rod/weather vane assembly.  We believe that the house originally had a lightning rod & weather vane on the top of the tower.  This one should go with … Continue reading

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Main House Eavestroughs – Lower Old Eavestrough Removal, East Side

Old eavestrough has been removed, along with the first row of old shingles.  These shingles were in bad shape and would be in the way of the new eavestrough that will run above the Breezeway roof.  Here, I’m removing the … Continue reading

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Main House Eavestroughs – Upper Downspout Installation

Attached the 2 horseshoe brackets that will hold the downspout on the north side of the house. The upper part of the downspout, assembled and partially painted with the Rustoleum primer. Shot of the existing K-Style eavestrough that runs across … Continue reading

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