Archive for the ‘Carpentry’ Category

June 11th, 2013 - 7:51 pm § in Basements, Carpentry, Construction, Masonry

Basement Renovation

We’re renovating an old basement.  We removed several damaged beams and replaced them with new LVL beams and reduced the number of support posts as well.  The basement was small and partitioned.  Once we’re done with our work it will be an open space with high end finishes.  We start[...]

April 3rd, 2013 - 8:48 pm § in Blog Posts, Carpentry, Construction, Renovation

Gut renovation of 2 family

We took this run down, uninhabitable 2 family house and transformed it into two 3 bedroom, 2 bath town home style condominiums.  In three months, this turn of the century residence became an energy efficient, open feel, quality finished condominium with bonus office space. After taking the interior[...]

November 21st, 2012 - 7:16 pm § in Blog Posts, Carpentry, Finish Carpentry, Flooring, Renovation

Finish Carpentry – cabinet installation, casings and appliances

We’re finishing up at our big remodel project in Lexington.  The cabinets are installed, the window casings and baseboards have been secured into place and the three bathrooms tiled.  The new oak floors are being sealed over this Thanksgiving weekend.  The customers will be moving into thei[...]

October 9th, 2012 - 10:08 am § in Bathroom, Blog Posts, Carpentry, Construction, Finish Carpentry, Flooring, Renovation

New Addition in Lexington

Our 2nd story renovation has become a full house renovation.  Our customers decided during demolition that they wanted to renovate the rest of the home.  During 2nd floor demolition some shoddy plumbing was discovered so the home’s 1st floor bath needs to be brought up to code.  As a result[...]

August 30th, 2012 - 7:38 pm § in Carpentry, Construction, Rough Carpentry

2nd floor addition in Lexington

We are working on a second story addition in Lexington.  We removed the rear half of the second floor becuase the existing ceiling height was only 5’11”.  The customer bought the home and planned on converting one of the six bedrooms into a master bath, laundry room and master closet.[...]

August 23rd, 2012 - 10:34 pm § in Carpentry, Finish Carpentry, Masonry

Granite Steps with Stone Veneer, Fiberglass columns and Azek rails

We’ve transformed this residential entryway in Newton.  We took an old wood entrance and constructed a gorgeous new entryway by building new granite and stone veneer steps, installing structural fiberglass columns and premium Azek rails and will be installing a new set of custom built iron ra[...]

May 21st, 2012 - 8:45 pm § in Carpentry, Finish Carpentry, Roofing, Rough Carpentry

Cedar handrail installation and EPDM roof installation – Weston

We’ll replaced a decorative railing and gravel roof in Weston this week.  We disposed of the rotted wood decorative rail and the existing gravel roofing material down to the sheathing.  We installed a new EPDM (aka rubber) roof and new Spanish cedar and Western red cedar decorative rail.  T[...]

March 3rd, 2012 - 8:30 pm § in Basements, Blog Posts, Carpentry, Construction, Finish Carpentry, Rough Carpentry

Basement Remodel Lincoln – Before and After

D S Brody & Associates, basement remodeler in Waltham, Newton, Weston, Watertown and Belmont, provides free estimates so call us today at 781-893-1002 or email us at inquire@dsbrody.com.[...]

December 12th, 2011 - 11:15 pm § in Basements, Carpentry, Construction, Finish Carpentry, Rough Carpentry

Basement Remodel – Lincoln, MA

We started our next basement remodel earlier this month.  The basement was finished with paneling over plastered drywall.  A half bath, small mud room and closet are also being remodeled.  We removed the paneling and drywall and added some framing to bring things up to code.  All doors, windows,[...]

October 15th, 2011 - 3:48 pm § in Basements, Blog Posts, Carpentry, Construction, Finish Carpentry, Flooring, Rough Carpentry

Basement Remodel – Wellesley – before and after

Before and after pictures of our basement remodel in Wellesley, MA                 D S Brody & Associates, general contractor in Waltham, Newton, Weston, Watertown and Belmont, provides free estimates so call us today at 781-893-1002 or email us at inquire[...]