The first week of lower level renovation is complete. We have lots of plastic sheeting, more two-by-fours than I expected, and a new front garden. What does a garden have to do with the lower level? Well, the whole redo-the-sidewalk project was to benefit the lower level by allowing water to drain away from the building. We also put waterproofing material on the exterior foundation wall, including in the garden area. Plus, it looks pretty. Here are some photos for the curious:
And the lower level renovations have begun!