Stories and photos of 700 N Burdick St. Kalamazoo, MI
Title page to 1908 City of Kalamazoo Map
Burdick family crest
General Burdick Bio
Business on 700 N Burdick - 1935
702 N Burdick Van Avery Drug Story - 1943
702 N Burdick Picket - 1963
Back side of 714 - 2016
Backyard view from porch of 714
714 downstairs on purchase looking East
714 downstairs on purchase looking West
714 upstairs looking East
714 upstairs looking West
714 Upstairs' double pocket doors
714 upstairs after some serious demo
714 downstairs after some serious demo
Building numbers found during demo
718 vibe on purchase
Alley between buildings
1st furnace in 🔥
1st big lumber order
State of the backyard
Backyard after some hedge trimming
Blair taking a look
Starting the sub floor
Facade inspiration in GR
A painted ceiling
I Beams in
Experimenting with color
Dad and I framing basement walls
Ariel restoring hardwood floor
Dad checking for level
Blair cutting some brick
Downstairs at 714 framed!
Sub flooring upstairs at 714
Framing with Dad and Uncle Dan
Successfully wrestled a cast iron pipe into submission.
714 Facade before any serious work
Safety First. Wear that hard hat kids.
1st story facade completely demoed.
Reframing facade with Mom and Dad
Rough in happening!
Experimenting with plaster color
First pieces of drywall up!
Dad configuring the camera system
Ariel getting after subway tile
110 year old wood never looked so good
Considering some color options...
The start of our backyard obsession
Demoing out the garage
Considering our options at 714 mid cornis
708 with clean brick!
708 with new facade framing
Stormwater management system install
Our first social distancing experience
708 looking West
Room 1 in the backyard
Painting the trusses at 718
1st season w/holiday lights
First flowers of the season
Peak garden energy
Early morning getting after exterior demo
Out in force
Poof. No more Barney Rubble.
Pergola installed right before first snow
708 Demo progress
Plants getting started early in greenhouses
New fence install
Inside 714: Before & After
708 Facade: Before & After
Burdick Backyard: Before & After
Mural: Before & After
718: Before & In Progress
Downstairs office at 708
Upstairs apartment at 708
Bathroom at 708
Apartment at 718
Roots 🌱. Not Fruits 🍊.