Category: Main House Exterior

New felt paper was added onto the wall sheathing.  Also, some of the new paint colors have been added to the top part of the window frame and the parts of the wood siding that were stripped. New felt paper installed. This is the frieze panel that runs at the top of the wall under […]
The level line has been attached to the top peak of the new roof joists. Then, we added another level line at the point on the joists where the slope ends. View of the area where the new wall is being built. I then used a circular saw set to the exact depth of the […]
Paint removed from the upper area of the main house.  The old Breezeway roof was attached on top of the old siding.  To make a better, more secure connection, we’ll be removing the upper siding to secure the header joist directly to the wall studs. Here, the top pieces of siding have been removed. Siding […]
Before installing the last piece of the trim work, I added some caulk and flashing to help divert any moisture that may try to get through. Another piece of flashing to try and help protect the top of the piece of wood that sticks out further than the piece that goes above it. The final […]
The left and right trim pieces for the upper window have been reinstalled. Different view.
Time to take advantage of the warmer weather and get the siding reinstalled on the east side of the upper tower. Since the original siding pieces were in really bad condition, we’re replacing them with new cedar siding. Here are all of the new pieces, cut by using the old pieces as templates. All of […]
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