Rental Property Renovation

Mayer Building Company performed a three week renovation of a 1920s shotgun double on renown street Grand Route St. John this summer. The deadlines were short; the days were long, but here is a list of the renovation items complete in the three week period.

  • Full interior paint job
  • Pocket door restorations (x2)
  • Fabricated, hung, and installed hardware on 5 reclaimed 5-panel doors
  • Milled,  installed, and varnished thresholds (x4) and vanity trim from salvaged heart pine
  • Installed and varnished shoe molding
  • Install kitchen baseboards and shoe molding
  • Troubleshot and installed new reclaimed door hardware (x7)
  • Framed and clad mechanical equipment enclosure
  • Kitchen cabinet modifications
  • Removed and replaced fireplace tile
  • Removed and replaced stone floor in kitchen with new porcelain
  • Fabricated and installed travertine hallway tile
  • Prepped and painted front porch floorboards and rails
  • Furnished and install new white gutters and downspouts system
  • Fabricated and installed custom front facade gutter and scupper
  • Fabricated, installed and painted new alley security gate and hardware
  • Custom wood cladding on walls in laundry closet
  • New window treatments
  • Refurbished existing claw foot tubs
  • Furnished and installed plumbing risers for shower enclosures at tubs
  • New stainless kitchen appliances
  • New laundry centers
  • Replumbed dishwasher hook up
  • Replaced several breakers with new arc-fault breakers
  • Furnished and installed three new light fixtures
  • Rewired faulty ceiling fans
  • Final cleaning (market ready)
  • Landscaping (garden, yard, pavers, mulching and tree-trimming)


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