Exterior Remodel

  • The front of our house as reported by the County Assessor's site in 1996. And not much had change...
  • The north east side
  • The south side. With a glimpse into the weird shed below the dining room.
  • A new kitchen window goes in. We wanted the light, but not the view.
  • New window patched
  • Added some big ol windows to the living room.
  • Privacy
  • Having a buddy that's also a professional painter. 👌👌 1 comment
  • The side of the house and old "shed"
  • The back of the house and old "shed" below the deck.
  • The back of the house and old "shed" below the deck.
  • The back of the house and old "shed" below the deck.
  • It begins
  • Patioooo
  • The back patio opened up with tyvec wrapped around the back side 2 comments
  • Primed Hardie goin up 1 comment
  • We are gonna need paint very soon, haha
  • Roofing and siding. 1 comment
  • Sampling some paints
  • Sampling some cedar colors
  • Cedar on brick
  • One of my (soon to be replaced) garage lights somehow ended up like this after the siding crew fi...
  • Back: before paint
  • The North corner of our house before paint
  • The southwest side of our house, before paint.
  • The south corner of our house before paint
  • The front of our house before paint
  • The west corner of our house before paint
  • Primin them ugly ol bricks.
  • Layin down that dark gray 2 comments
  • Goin gray
  • Gray's done. Next comes black.
  • Layin down that black lid. 2 comments
  • The darkness 3 comments
  • Penofin goin down
  • Exterior: remodeled. Next: new front door + landscaping. 9 comments
  • Finally put some house numbers up. 5 comments
  • Adding some low-profile down lights to the front of the house
  • Just added these accent lights to the front of the house.
  • The front of our house is better lit now.

Someday we'll get to the good stuff...

Photos taken from November, 1996 to October, 2020 in Des Moines and Bloomfield Township, Iowa

Album added 5 years ago (Dec 7, 2015).