|This is a before picture. The house was built in 1937.|
He was able to remove the bottom step without damaging any of the bricks and rebuild and reinforce them with a good foundation of concrete that should last another 69 years.
Wherever possible they recycled wood from the original house in the remodel. Below is a picture of the back side of the house and what would become the new entry to it. All of the trees were removed with a little help from a hurricane which took down the large tree in the picture above.
|Back side of the house which became the new entry door.|
|Work on the back side of the house with the recycled wood.|
The house is currently a law office. The lot next door, to the far right in this picture belonged to the same attorney and Dad built a house on the lot. It was his last project that he never saw finished. When I get home I will have to take pictures and post them.