The ace building straightening crew from Bender Construction of Beaver Dam, WI came for a day with their awesome set of screw-jacks to push the old framing back to its turn of the 20th-century positions.
New white pine timbers from the sustainable forest of the Menomonee Tribe were placed to support the sagging site-built girders.
After a few days of air sealing and vapor barrier work a new ceiling of plaster base is installed on ¾ inch strapping.
Here the Gimme plaster crew embarks on the full tilt boogie of plastering about 2500 sq. feet of 14-foot high ceiling. 2½ hours later they were having a well earned lunch of Earthcrust Bakery’s famous pastries.