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Adding a Two-Story Addition to a Historic Home

By: Danny Lipford

Watch this video to see how we added a two-story addition with 11’ ceiling and yellow pine floors above the back porch of this 100-year-old historic home. The 1,000-square-foot addition included:

  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Closets
  • Laundry room
  • Entranceway

Follow the project from start to finish, including:

  • Planning and design.
  • Excavating and pouring concrete footing.
  • Laying concrete block foundation.
  • Framing up the walls and roof.
  • Reproducing interior moldings and pine flooring.
  • Matching exterior design details to the historic home.
  • Installing woven vinyl floor covering.

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Adding a Two-Story Addition to a Historic Home