Tile on the west wall was completed today (with the exception of around the doorways) and the south wall was grouted. Some of the ceiling grid was also installed as well. Tile work is moving right along!Read more "West wall tile"
Installation of the wall tile has begun! The south wall is coming along nicely. This is a plain white glazed ceramic subway tile.Read more "Wall tile"
The installation of the floor tile was completed on Tuesday, and grouting began today.Read more "Floor tile"
Justin Steffl & crew came yesterday afternoon and started laying the porcelain tile in the kitchen. This particular tile has a weathered wood grain look. The walls will be covered with white “subway” tile. Feder Mechanical and Sleepy Eye Electric were also here to get the new air conditioning unit for the kitchen going.Read more "Floor tile day 1"
A crew of two guys from Starry Night Woodworking are here today putting down the tile mat in preparation to lay the floor tile in the kitchen. This mat will allow the concrete floor under the tile to move independently of the tile, thus preventing any cracking that might otherwise occur if the tile was […]Read more "Porcelain tile underlayment"
After many years without it, the kitchen finally has steam heat again. The original ceiling radiator that served the room was removed when the first ventilation hood was installed over the ranges. The plumbers got the new steam coil plumbed on Thursday. It will be used in connection with the blower in the A/C unit. […]Read more "Steam heat"
The plumbers were back on Tuesday to finish the plumbing in the dishwasher stub wall. A drywall crew came late in the afternoon on Tuesday and got most of the drywall hung on the new walls.Read more "Plumbing and Drywall"