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Monthly Archives: July 2010
Joe and I stopped by at the end of the day to check out the first day’s demolition progress. Walls were marked and there were notes and sketches on the well to facilitate the demolition. Basement demolition was started. It’s … Continue reading
A busy weekend giving house tours to friends before brunch plans. I had a chance to take the “before” pics. Goodbye mismatched rooms and odd staircase location. First Floor – Living Room
We were determined to find pictures of the house and stumbled upon PhillyHistory.org. Here are 2 pictures of the front of the main house as it looked in 1963. The MLS listing had it listed as being built around 1929. … Continue reading
The day has come! It’s settlement day… We went by the house for the walk-through and it was empty and relatively clean barring a little water in the basement after our torrential rain storms this week. Source of water was … Continue reading
And so it begins. The story of a Philadelphia Row Home Renovation.