Category Archives: Deconstruction

Confirming the Last Measurements for Our W8x18 Steel Beam

Bryan was at the job site early this morning to confirm the last measurements for our steel beam.  Then, off to Watsonville to pick up 4 of our 20 remilled wooden beams from the original house.  And, finally, a stop at Peninsula Building Materials for our Simpson Strong Tie connectors. And, it was a beautiful, […]

First Load of Timbers for Remilling

The truck arrived from Jackel Enterprises today and we loaded the first load of roof decking for remilling. Driving the forklift from Los Gatos Boulevard was a bit of a ‘white-knuckler’ as forklifts steer using their rear wheels. Going down Blossom Hill Road and crossing over Highway 17 will not be forgotten. The first load […]