House Remodel: Show Index
nine-part series on a remodel project that turned a 1-1/2-story, 50's-style home
into a full 2-story home with many design and trim elements borrowed from the
Prairie School of Architecture (of which Frank Lloyd Wright is the most famous
Broadcast January-March 1995 and Re-Broadcast April-June 1996)
House Remodel: Demolition
Johnson and Robin Hartl begin the project of turning a 1950 Salt Box house into
a Prairie Style House, tackling demolition and the roof tear-off.
House Remodel: Roof Framing
the new roof on the house remodel and preparing the rough openings for the new
House Remodel: Framing
framing the new interior walls and installing the windows.
House Remodel: Roofing
the new roof, finishing framing the interior walls and beginning the plumbing
House Remodel: Electrical
the electrical, hanging drywall and installing a gas fireplace.
House Remodel: Millwork
the old exterior door and installing a new one, hanging interior doors and installing
rift-sawn white oak trim.
House Remodel: Walls & Floors
ceramic tile in the bathroom and on the fireplace surrounds. Application of stucco
and exterior painting.
House Remodel: Cabinets
the bathroom vanity and Prairie Style built-in furniture in the master bedroom
and living room.
House Remodel: Final Touches
up remodel with installation of light fixtures, plumbing fixtures, window treatments,
closet organizers and door hardware.
House Remodel "Before and After" Floor Plans