Watch this video to see how we added a two-story addition with 11’ ceiling and yellow pine floors above the back porch of this 100-year-old historic home. The 1,000-square-foot addition included:

  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Closets
  • Laundry room
  • Entranceway

Follow the project from start to finish, including:

  • Planning and design.
  • Excavating and pouring concrete footing.
  • Laying concrete block foundation.
  • Framing up the walls and roof.
  • Reproducing interior moldings and pine flooring.
  • Matching exterior design details to the historic home.
  • Installing woven vinyl floor covering.

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Danny Lipford

Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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