The House Project

In November of 2004 I bought a 1970s “Brady Bunch”  house in original condition, took it back to the studs and rebuilt it. The house itself took fifteen months. The front yard took five years. The side and back yards are still works in progress…

The design process began with a conversation with an amazingly talented architect. From initial conceptual sketches, to the final blueprints was a few short weeks.

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The demolition and building was documented in slideshow photo essays. To see each slideshow, click on the image below.

Original House in 2004



Framing, new windows, and doors


New wiring and plumbing


New insulation, sheet rock, and tape

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New paint


Tile and grout.

Final install

Appliance installation


Finished kitchen