keeping my mom informed on the house’s progress

Posted on May 20, 2012 in architecture, Atlanta, buildings, interiors, urbanism | One Comment
keeping my mom informed on the house’s progress

It took about four hours to blow the roof off the house across the street from Josh and Sarah’s place. [see previous entry] One week later and there’s a whole new floor  and roof and porch framed in. That seems really fast to me, but I suppose they call it rough carpentry for a reason. ...

who needs a roof anyway

Posted on May 14, 2012 in architecture, Atlanta, buildings, interiors, urbanism | One Comment
who needs a roof anyway

I spent the week house and dog sitting. Most of the week the house across the street still looked like a house. It had a roof and everything. In the course of about four hours, a crew six guys tore it all down. Glass was shattered with a quickness, walls were sledgehammered Peter Gabriel style, ...