Watch as the Old School House is Transformed

   
May 6, 2007   Last Look at the Old School House Apartments
May 16, 2007   Interior Demolition Begins
May 30, 2007   Internal Gutting Nearly Complete
June 29, 2007   Framing Goes In
July 15, 2007   Foundation Repair Needed
July 23, 2007   New Lower Level Entry Created
August 22, 2007   Foundation Walls Stabilized With 15 Tie-Backs
August 24, 2007   Porches and Walks Removed
October 2, 2007   New Rear Deck Slab Poured
October 3, 2007   Basement Walls Framed and Capped
October 17, 2007   Stone Foundation Exterior Tuckpointed
October 23, 2007   Foundation Openings Blocked In
October 24, 2007   Hydroseal Foundation Coating Applied
October 24, 2007   Front Sill Section Replaced
October 24, 2007   Basement Windows Converted to Glass Block
October 25, 2007   Steelwork Gets Heat Resistant Paint
October 25, 2007   New Deck Corner Post Installed
October 29, 2007   Lower Level Walls Framed
November 20, 2007   Basement Ceiling Leveled
November 22, 2007   Rear Deck Stairs Rebuilt
December 10, 2007   Upper Floor Ceilings Leveled
December 15, 2007   Plumbing and HVAC Ductwork Installed
December 20, 2007   Front Drainage Improved
March 26, 2008   Sprinkler System Roughed In
March 28, 2008   Electrical Circuits Installed
April 16, 2008   Douglas Elementary School Returns 1891 Bell to Old School House
April 22, 2008   Old School House Bell Lifted Into Belfry
April 26, 2008   Technical Wiring Added
May 21, 2008   Upper Rooms Drywalled
June 10, 2008   Main Floor Ceiling Drywalled
June 20, 2008   Main Floor Rooms Drywalled
June 28, 2008   Volunteers Move Shrubs For Front Walkway Clearance
July 7, 2008   First Floor Primer Applied
July 9, 2008   Main Floor Sprinkler System Completed
July 10, 2008   Front Stairway Landings Installed
July 10, 2008   Main Floor Windows Prepared
July 11, 2008   Air Conditioning Pad Readied
July 11, 2008   Main Floor Trim & Doors Added
July 21, 2008   Front Entry Rebuilt
July 22, 2008   Exterior Paint Preparation Begins
July 24, 2008   Front Walk and Porch Forms Built
July 25, 2008   Front Walk & Porch Concrete Poured
July 25, 2008   Window Wells Added
July 25, 2008   Upper Level Trim Started
July 28, 2008   Bricks Laid for Walks & Porch
July 29, 2008   Exterior Priming Applied
July 30, 2008   Upper Level Rooms Primed
July 31, 2008   Main Floor Flooring Laid
August 4, 2008   Main Floor Baseboards Added
August 4, 2008   Rear Siding Replaced
August 4, 2008   Bell Rope Cabinet and Mail Slots Built In
August 5, 2008   Main Stairway Installed
August 5, 2008   Main Floor Trim Primed
August 5, 2008   Lower Level Stairwell Guard Rail Built
August 7, 2008   Air Conditioning Compressors Installed
August 7, 2008   Main Floor Ceiling Fixtures Completed
August 8, 2008   Main Floor Rooms Painted
August 8, 2008   Kitchenette Cabinets Recycled
August 11, 2008   Exterior Painted Historically Authentic White
August 11, 2008   Main Floor Rest Room Done
August 11, 2008   Main Floor Door Hardware Added
August 11, 2008   Front Doorway Finished
August 12, 2008   Drinking Fountain Installed
August 12, 2008   Discovery Center Carpet Laid
August 12, 2008   Exhibit Hall Rear Doors Hung
August 12, 2008   Rear Hall Door Hung
August 12, 2008   Front Yard Graded
August 13, 2008   Building Prepared For Major-Donor Preview
August 13, 2008   Floor Coating Applied
August 14, 2008   Main Floor Electrical Work Completed
August 14, 2008   Ramp Railings Installed
August 14, 2008   Major Donors Thanked With "Sneak Peek" Party
August 20, 2008   Storm Windows Rehung
August 20, 2008   Upper Floor Doors & Trim Installed
August 25, 2008   Stair Treads Coated
August 25, 2008   Track Lighting Installed
September 9, 2008   Stair Railings Installed
Nov. 12-Dec. 31, 2008   Trees removed, portions saved
January 29, 2009   Lift Mechanism Installed
Mar.11-Apr. 3, 2009   Lower Level Drywalling Done
April 3, 2009   Lift Doorways Finished
April 16, 2009   Lift Cab Assembled Inside Shaft
February 4, 2010   Second Floor Lighting is Installed
February 4, 2010   Lower Level Thermostat is Installed
February 5, 2010   Lower Level Doors are Installed
March 29, 2010   Lower Level Walls are Painted
September 5, 2010   Old Turf and Brush Removed
September 7, 2010   Lawn Irrigation System Installed
September 7, 2010   Glass Entry Enclosure Installed
September 14, 2010   Yard is Covered With Fresh Topsoil
May 17-19, 2011   Rain Cistern Installed
July 5-7, 2011 Boat House Foundation Prepared
July 19, 2011   Boat House Floor Poured
July 26, 2011   Boat House Walls Erected
July 26, 2011   Driveway Concrete Is Saved For Patio Squares
July 27, 2011   Boat House Wall Purlins & Posts Added
August 1, 2011   Boat House Doorway Lintel Beam Installed
August 2, 2011   Boat House Roof Trusses Set
August 3, 2011   Boat House Roof Purlins Added
August 8, 2011   Boat House Roof Deck Panels Go Up
August 8,2011   Boat House Roof Deck Rain Protection Added


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