Blog Cabin 2011: March Construction Update

As part of Blog Cabin's facelift, a brick foundation is constructed, interior walls are framed in and the home's original tin roof is dismantled.

With the foundation raised and faced in brick, renovation of the circa-1905 farmhouse moves indoors.

A HardieWrap™ weather-resistant barrier protects the home from coastal weather conditions.

Framing of the back deck will soon commence.

The staircase is slightly modified to meet current building codes. The home's original newel post, currently in storage, will be reinstalled once staircase renovation is complete.

A view of the space that once served as the dining room.

A view of the space that once served as the kitchen.

Interior framing begins on the second floor.

A second-floor bedroom takes shape.

Framing begins on the third floor.

A third-floor space is framed with a gabled ceiling.

Windows will be positioned to take full advantage of the property's stellar views.

The home's original tin roof is removed. Material may be repurposed or recycled.