Judge Fenton House: A Look Back [Part 3]

During the restoration of the Judge Fenton House porch, our carpenter James Sarsgard kept a project journal detailing the process. What follows is the final part of our three part blog series, Judge Fenton House: A Look Back. FINISHING UP, CLOSING UP SHOP The last few weeks were...

Judge Fenton House: A Look Back [Part 2]

During the restoration of the Judge Fenton House porch, our carpenter James Sarsgard kept a project journal detailing the process. What follows is part two of our three part blog series, Judge Fenton House: A Look Back. REPLACING THE DECK AND THE COLUMNS Once the roof was...

Judge Fenton House: A Look Back [Part 1]

What goes into the painstaking restoration of a 115 year old Victorian porch? How do you manage to simultaneously preserve the artistic touches of the past while repairing the structural decay of a century of weather and neglect? Where do you draw the line when deciding whether...