Peel House Progress – January 16, 2021

More work done this week on the new elevator!
Almost to the top.
Inside the new heating and cooling units are going up.
And new walls are being put in place.
New bathrooms being put in place.
Saving and polishing the hardware from the doors!
Back outside making the cut in the road for the power line.

Peel House Progress – January 9, 2021

Work continues on the elevator outside!
Inside, they’re working on filling in the floor in the kitchen. This will make it level for the new flooring.
An area that has already been completed in the kitchen.
In the dining room, electrical work has begun.
More electrical work in the dining room.
Big delivery this week was the heating and cooling units!
Doors and trim on the patio that will be reused or recycled!

Peel House Progress – December 26, 2020

Work on the elevator has started this week!
Another view of the soon the be elevator.
In the attic, they have completed the task of running electrical, so they are patching the walls back up.
Tests for the heating and cooling lines are being done to make sure they are functional after the install.
The pipes for the heating and cooling run from the basement up to the attic (previous photo).
On the second floor, more electrical is being run.

Peel House Progress – December 19, 2020

More cement was poured this week in the elevator shaft. It is under those blankets. Due to the cold, it had to be kept warm!
Cinder blocks have been delivered for the elevator shaft!
They finished pulling up the bricks. These will be reused after construction is done!
In the basement, they’ve been working hard to scrape the damaged plaster and paint off the bricks. Look how pretty that exposed brick is!
More exposed brick!
This is the before! What a difference.
This special protected piping has been put in the basement for the hvac.

Peel House Progress – December 12, 2020

Lots of minor work going into what will be the elevator and attached room.
Another view. The upper left will be two doors going into the basement.
In the old billards room in the basement, this area will become a door for access to the elevator room.
This is the same room as above. The whole wall behind the paneling was crumbling, pushing the beautiful panels out. This has been fix and the paneling will be reassembled.
Another view
New windows going upstairs!
All the bricks are being pulled up and saved while they do work on the outside.

Peel House Progress – December 5, 2020

This week’s big news on the renovation? The windows are in and they’re starting to hang them!
So pretty and warm!
Waiting to get put in.
New hallway to the upstairs bathrooms and the new elevator.
Near the kitchen – new duct work waiting to go in.
In the kitchen we have new plumbing and electrical work getting done.
A different angle of the kitchen.

Peel House Progress – November 28, 2020

Last week we showed you the footings for the elevator. Here they are poured!
The asbestos filled boiler has been removed!
This is going up the stairs. A lot of electrical work has been done the last few weeks!
Each room has lots of these cut outs for the electricians to do their work.
All new heating and cooling duct work all throughout the Peel House!
Warm in the winter. Cool in the summer!
The soon to be entrance doors for the new men’s and women’s upstairs bathrooms!
The coffee bar/lounge is coming right along. I’m SO excited for this area!

Peel House Progress – November 21, 2020

More forms were placed for the elevator footings.
They finished this mid week and poured more concrete at the end of this week! More photos of that to come.
This week was all about the stuff we can’t see in a completed building. Electric and plumbing. Not fun, but very needed!
Electricians hard at work!
Knocking down more walls upstairs.
Same in the kitchen. More demo work!
Meanwhile, in the basement, the contractors are working hard to save this beautiful wood wall. They need to fix the damage behind and will put it back together.

Peel House Progress – November 14, 2020

Concrete was poured this week!
More rebar was put in after the initial pour was dry.
The electricians have been hard at work!
Tons of electrical work done in the attic.
Wall in this room was removed. Soon this will be the handicap accessible bathrooms.
Lots of duct work being done in the basement.
Doors on the safe are finally gone!
Now this artwork on the safe will be on display for all to see!

Peel House Progress – November 7, 2020

The rebar for the elevator footings are being delivered!
Placing the rebar getting ready to pour cement for the footings.
More demo being done upstairs.
Removing all the old wallpaper.
Electricians are working this week to run all the correct wiring.
Electricians in the attic!
Plumbers are also working this week on where the future pluming will go in the basement.
More kitchen demo. The blank area you see was filled in with concrete. They have no idea why it was done this way. Possibly sound proofing?

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: