Framing In

After we finished most of the demo, it was time to call in some professionals! Based on the walls we wanted to remove, we needed to put in a pretty big beam to support the ceiling. After installing the beam, the framers did as much framing as they had time for (basically they squeezed us in a a rainy day.) Lucky for me my family is full of builders! My grandpa finished up the remaining frame work like a pro.

checking out the new beam!
getting closer to the goal 🙂
1st wall down!  {waiting to remove the flu until the roof can be repaired}
working on the second wall
checking out the progress afterwards
standing in the “kitchen” looking out the “living room” window
View Across the newly formed living room – view of the “pantry” on the left
Straight view of the pantry, master bathroom (notice the chandelier??), & master closet
framed in doors leading into master bath & master closet {both previously the dining room}
They had time to frame in the laundry room, but not to remove the “guts” – but grandpa came to the rescue!
framing in the kids’ closets

Making progress! So excited to see it start coming back together now!

This post was originally published on our previous blog Discover. Create. Live., and is being republished here with it’s original date as we work on relocating all our favorite posts and memories to the same location. 

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