Prognosis for Survival: Reasonable
I posted a front view of the house from 2001 at the start of this process; here's the back as it looked then and three weeks in to the project.
|Circa Summer 2001||Circa Today|
Beyond the project related changes (bigger kitchen window, french doors and deck), its obvious that the grounds have changed a bit. The fig tree is gone, the pond is gone. You can't quite see the old patio, but it's gone. That's the old windows, siding, and roof. Evelin's right: The retaining wall really needs to be painted. The camera we used 13 years ago was also a lot worse than our current one. I'm pretty sure it was a disposable film camera and we ordered prints and digital images ...