Here I am with Deirdre on the front stoop that's been in place since before World War II.
This is a view of the north side of the house, where we will be replacing the garage to be able to accommodate two cars. We will also be replacing the small 10'6" x 11' bedroom with a master bedroom suite.
Instead of demolishing the existing structures, we decided to put the 16' x 22' garage on our local online classified ad (the Norwich Listserv). Both the garage and the bedroom addition were spoken for the following afternoon. We received about 30 responses
Removing roof plywood.
Taking down the rafters.
Just the walls remain. Wow, when I look over these photographs, there is a feeling that they should be running from bottom to top. There's some irony in rebuilding where the demolition requires you go backward first.