New construction to begin in historic Fairmount

GOOD EARTH BUILDERS, LLC. will be building a new construction home in a historic section of Fairmount. Please watch for updates as the existing structure is removed and building begins! The project has been mentioned in a post on OCF realty’s blog (which gets credit for photo below). Advertisements

Demo of 1915 North St. has begun!

Taking apart a piece of history in Fairmount. A garage filled with old treasures that were sold, donated and given away, will be the location of a new single-family home that meets the Historic Association’s high standards for this beautiful neighborhood.

Laying Foundation at 1915 North St. + Underpinning Neighbor

Laying the foundation for this home is a multi-step process that involves: 1) digging and excavation; 2) underpinning the neighbor’s foundation (no small feat!); 3) pouring the footers to prepare for the foundation; and 4) constructing the foundation walls on which to build. Scroll down to see the process unfold below: DIGGING AND EXCAVATION UNDERPINNING … Continue reading

Framing + Masonry at 1915 North St.

Please scroll down to see the next phases of the 1915 North St. build, framing and masonry: LUMBER ARRIVES AND FRAMING BEGINS PREPPING GARAGE FOR CONCRETE WINDOWS ARE IN AND MASONRY BEGINS

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