Construction Junction

Essential Pittsburgh
7:50 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Pittsburgh Home Renovation: A Labor of Love

CJ is well organized with departments for everything from toilets to door knobs
Haldan Kirsch 90.5 WESA

Earlier this month we took listeners on a tour of historic houses in the Observatory Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, where residents have restored their homes to early 20th century splendor, with some modern conveniences. While the do-it-yourself home makeover isn’t as quick and easy as those on HGTV, what they have in common is the unexpected drama of renovation. In looking at the home restoration and renovation process there are some horror stories, but also some unique Pittsburgh resources.

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