House Lift and Renovation

We're lifting and sliding our existing Queenslander home onto one lot and renovating it.
The external laundry is framed up. #laundry #renovation

The external laundry is framed up. #laundry #renovation

Cladding installed on lower level to match existing weatherboards. #renovation #cladding

Cladding installed on lower level to match existing weatherboards. #renovation #cladding

In the summer heat, as I enjoy a Northern winter, the builders toil away, wrapping the house in insulation and commence cladding the building. #insulation #renovation

In the summer heat, as I enjoy a Northern winter, the builders toil away, wrapping the house in insulation and commence cladding the building. #insulation #renovation

The new Colourbond roof is installed as well as the subfloor for the lower floor. #subfloor

The new Colourbond roof is installed as well as the subfloor for the lower floor. #subfloor

The old decramastic roofing is removed and the house receives a new Colorbond roof. #decramastic #reroofing

The old decramastic roofing is removed and the house receives a new Colorbond roof. #decramastic #reroofing

The builder and welder ensuring the lugs to hold the subfloor are level before tacking into place. #houseraise #renovation

The builder and welder ensuring the lugs to hold the subfloor are level before tacking into place. #houseraise #renovation

Old houses come with surprises, like crooked bearers. Here the house raisers had to cut the new metal beam to work around an old off-set beam under the house. This will have ramifications down the track in the placement of walls. #renovation #houselift

Old houses come with surprises, like crooked bearers. Here the house raisers had to cut the new metal beam to work around an old off-set beam under the house. This will have ramifications down the track in the placement of walls. #renovation #houselift

Concrete is poured around the stumps. #concreting #restumping

Concrete is poured around the stumps. #concreting #restumping

With the house raised the stiles are removed. #houseraise #renovation

With the house raised the stiles are removed. #houseraise #renovation

The house is wrapped in insulation and the exterior pine cladding is started.

The house is wrapped in insulation and the exterior pine cladding is started.

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