Home Addition: Penberton Drive
Completed February 2016
We are happy to be back at the King Elementary neighborhood for yet another project
Follow our progress to see the awesome changes we’ve got planned.
September 14, 2015
Southwest view of the existing home. The deck will be removed and a new 14’x32’ addition will take its place. The addition will contain a great room (w/vaulted ceiling), office area, and full basement.
This window and two doors will be transformed into large passageways into the new addition.
Existing Kitchen: The exterior wall shown will be removed and transformed into the passageway into the new great room addition. A new counter with bar top seating will created on the great room side of the wall. New clear maple flooring will be installed throughout the entire first floor.
Existing Basement: A large portion of the exterior basement wall and bench shown to the right will be removed in order to access the new basement addition. Finishes within the new basement will match the existing.
September 20, 2015
The layout of the new 14’x32’ addition begins!
The addition will contain a great room (w/vaulted ceiling), office area, and full basement.
Excavation begins for the new basement.
The excavated area is taken down to a depth of 9 feet.
September 27, 2015
Concrete footings have been poured and the block foundation wall begins.
Southwest view of the new addition.
October 5, 2015
The foundation wall is complete and the application of a waterproofing membrane begins.
October 15, 2015
A side view of the new addition foundation wall.
A new drain tile system is installed within the interior of the new basement wall.
The installation of waterproofing, insulation, and a perimeter drain tile is complete.
October 9, 2015
Temporary walls create a safe and clean separation between the job site and the existing living space.
When it comes to dust protection,
we don’t believe in… “close enough”
October 15, 2015
Removal of the existing block wall begins.
Installation of a new basement emergency egress window.
Now would be a good time to bury some treasures or sign family names…
Wall opening into the existing home…..Check.
The addition is taking form!
October 22, 2015
Lumber delivery….Let the framing begin!
Construction of the exterior walls.
October 26, 2015
The existing sliding door and kitchen window will soon become openings into the new addition.
View of the west façade of the new addition.
Windows are installed and new siding ties seamlessly into the existing home.
November 2, 2015
Large windows bring plenty of natural light into the new basement space.
The design of a new ‘floating’ ceiling soffit creates a dramatic connection
between the existing kitchen and new addition.
The new great room windows... to truly appreciate the view!
A view from the existing kitchen looking out into the new great room.
The large windows and vaulted ceiling within the new great room bring natural light into the kitchen.
The installation of a new kitchen skylight will further enhance this light.
A view from the new study looking toward the great room.
November 10, 2015
The large basement opening between existing and new is unveiled.
November 16, 2015
Perfect Timing! The exterior siding and painting have been completed
…. just ahead of the first snow fall!
November 23, 2015
Fiberglass insulation installed within the ceilings.
And blown-in insulation within the wall cavities.
Removal of the existing wood and tile flooring begins.
The entire first floor of the home will be finished with new maple flooring.
A new skylight has been completed and brings much needed natural light into the kitchen.
The new electrical wiring can be seen at the new kitchen pass-through area. Up next…drywall!
December 8, 2015
A dry winter has allowed the exterior grading to be completed pre-Spring :-)
The new addition blends perfectly into the homes existing materials and colors.
A southeast (rear view) of the home. In order to match the second floor balcony, the new porch and stair has been constructed of recycled decking materials.
December 15, 2015
With the drywall is underway the kitchen pass-thru window and floating ceiling design are taking form.
A view from within the office area looking out into the new family room.
Drywall is complete at the new skylight within the existing kitchen space.
With the drywall nearing completion the new carpet and wood floors are soon to follow.
December 23, 2015
The new drywall has been completed throughout the entire project.
This is a view from the new open office area looking into the new great room.
A view from the kitchen looking out into the new great room.
A view of the new kitchen pass-through/high counter.
The new maple wood flooring installation is right around the corner!
This new flooring will be installed throughout the entire first floor of the home.
December 28, 2015
Installation of the new maple flooring is near completion.
This new flooring has been installed throughout the entire first floor.
This picture shows the existing family room.
New flooring within the existing dining room looking out into the new addition.
A view from within the new addition looking back into the existing dining and family rooms.
New flooring within the new great room and open office.
January 14, 2016
Welcome Back! A view of the maple flooring within the new great room.
Light fixtures and ceiling fans have been installed.
January 28, 2016
And it’s a wrap! Our Penberton Drive addition is complete :-) .
The new interior and exterior design, choice of materials,
and colors flow seamlessly between the old and new.
The new family room, office space, and kitchen counter.
The new windows and doorwall within the family room.
Additional basement space that ties in perfectly with the existing finishes.