Month: March 2022

Installing Dryer Vent

The dryer vent had originally been installed in one of the cellar windows replacing the glass which made it unable to be open. With the cellar having a stone foundation I thought it best to provide the most amount of ventilation as possible. The house is timber framed, much like a barn, and has 7″ …

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Roof and Chimney Pictures

This house has gutters that are built into the roof system. Under the kitchen there is a cistern that holds approximately 1000 gallons of rain water. The built in gutters would collect the rain water and channel it into the cistern for use with washing, cleaning, etc. There was a well out by the barn …

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A Real 2 x 4

I had to cut out some framing up in the attic and saved this hunk of 2×4. I started doing carpentry work in 1974 and this is the first time I have come across a piece of lumber that was the actual dimensional size.  

Video Tour

Janice did this on her phone. When we get a video camera we will update it. Link to YouTube video