1898 House Renovation

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Project by Jgary posted 06-27-2010 11:04 AM 1857 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Total gut and remodel. It’s for sale if you’re interested in moving to Oakland, OR. My first kitchen.

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#1 posted 06-27-2010 11:56 AM

It’s looking Great !

-- Guy,PEI

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#2 posted 06-27-2010 04:00 PM

Fantastic job, especially considering the “before” photo!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 06-27-2010 04:55 PM

Beautiful house! This gives me hope for my 1860 Victorian. I see these pictures and think “lots and lots of time”. Thanks for the post.

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#4 posted 06-27-2010 05:14 PM

Welcome to Ljs
Great Job, a cool house very well done. Oakland is where we first landed when we moved to Oregon,

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 06-27-2010 08:54 PM

Welcome to the site…...beautiful work, inside and out

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#6 posted 06-27-2010 09:31 PM

Beautiful house

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 06-27-2010 10:32 PM

Some people say that tearing it all down and building from scratch is easier – not that I agree with that approach.

What was it about this 1898 home that made you/the owners want to do the remodel rather than demolish it?

It’s beautiful, by the way.

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#8 posted 06-27-2010 10:42 PM

Great Lookin Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#9 posted 06-29-2010 05:22 AM

well it appears the neighbors have gotten a little closer since 1898, nice rehab work, like the kitchen

-- Norman

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#10 posted 06-30-2010 04:57 PM

Very nice. I really like the kitchen.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#11 posted 06-30-2010 05:00 PM

beautiful job!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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