Archive for May, 2009

One Window Closes And Another One Opens

May 11, 2009
Closed-in windows, with framing waiting for drywall.

Closed-in windows, with framing waiting for drywall.

As you can see, we’ve closed up the windows on Front Street. Below are scenes of the entryway, where you’ll step down before walking into the building from the parking lot, and a photo of the 2nd floor offices and bathroom areas as they’re being framed out.

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Wood v metal framing? It's been a toss-up.

Wood v metal framing? It's been a toss-up.

The decision wasn’t mine. We left it up to Joe, our general contractor. Wood’s been cheaper until lately, when the price differential in the materials has become less of an issue. On the other hand, metal’s faster to install (and better for sound insulation, too). It’s always something…..