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How to Patch a Hole in a Wood Floor from a Furnace Grate

How to Patch a Hole in a Wood Floor from a Furnace Grate

Watch this video to find out how to patch a hole in a wood floor left by the removal of a floor furnace grate – such as we had in the Kuppersmith Project house – by installing floor joists across the opening, followed by a subfloor, felt paper, and flooring.

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Progress on the Kuppersmith Project House Master Bathroom

Progress on the Kuppersmith Project House Master Bathroom

After running a little behind the rest of our extensive home renovation, we’re making great progress on the master bathroom at the Kuppersmith Project house. The vanity with granite countertop and oval, under mounted sink has been installed. Watch this video to find out more.

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Installing Kitchen Countertops in the Kuppersmith Project House

Installing Kitchen Countertops in the Kuppersmith Project House

Granite countertops were installed on the island, drop zone, and coffee bar in the kitchen of the Kuppersmith Project house, with a darker quartz countertop material used for the cabinets along the wall. Watch this video to find out more.

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Standby Generator Installed at the Kuppersmith Project House

Standby Generator Installed at the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to see the standby, whole house generator we installed at the Kuppersmith Project house to provide power to the home in the event of a power outage. The generator runs on natural gas and uses an automatic transfer switch to turn the generator on within seconds of the power going out.

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Landscaping Approach for the Kuppersmith Project Yard

Landscaping Approach for the Kuppersmith Project Yard

Landscape designer Paul Fontenot, of Garden Design Solutions Incorporated, was given the task of landscaping the Kuppersmith Project yard. His approach included flowering deciduous and evergreen trees that would complement the house without overwhelming it. Watch this video to find out more.

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Designing the Interior Décor for the Kuppersmith Project House

Designing the Interior Décor for the Kuppersmith Project House

I’ve been working closely with designer Joe Boehm of Better Homes & Gardens magazine on the interior furnishings and décor for the Kuppersmith Project house. Joe decided to retain the cozy cottage feel of the home by using smaller scale furnishings and a nature motif. Watch this video to find out more.

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Blending New Construction with Old on the Kuppersmith Project House

Blending New Construction with Old on the Kuppersmith Project House

To make our new construction complement the existing architecture on the 1926 Kuppersmith Project house, we reused old salvaged heart pine beams, added a brick wing wall to the garage, and used cast iron vents in the foundation. Watch this video to find out more.

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Unique Historic Marble Mantel in the Kuppersmith Project House

Unique Historic Marble Mantel in the Kuppersmith Project House

One of the most unique features of the Kuppersmith Project house is the inlayed, marble mantel in the living room. Imagine my surprise to find out that the mantel is actually much older than the 1926 house it now occupies. Watch this video to find out more.

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Constructing Staircase Railings for the Kuppersmith Project House

Constructing Staircase Railings for the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to see how we fabricated bullnose trim to finish off the heart pine flooring on the staircase landing of the Kuppersmith project house and constructed a new staircase railing that matched the existing one perfectly.

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Priming the Interior of the Kuppersmith Project House

Priming the Interior of the Kuppersmith Project House

After they had finished painting and staining the exterior of the Kuppersmith Project house; the painting crew began priming, caulking, and filling nail holes on the inside of the house. Watch this video to see how they went about it.

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