Tag Archives: Rehab

Eliminating Tree-Tree Roots from a Brick Building

Getting to the Root of the Problem

Do You Need Help with a Tree Growing in your Brick Wall? Scotts Contracting will get to the Root of the Problem!

Photo collection of Removing a Tree from a Masonry Brick Wall in StLouis and repairing the damage the Tree Roots had caused  to the Brick Building.

Do You Need Help with a Tree Growing in your Brick Wall? Scotts Contracting will get to the Root of the Problem!
Do You Need Help with a Tree Growing in your Brick Wall? Scotts Contracting will get to the Root of the Problem!
Side View showing Bulge in Brick Wall  caused by the Trees Root System
Side View showing Bulge in Brick Wall
caused by the Trees Root System
Outer Course of Brick Wall removed exposing the Trees Root System
Outer Course of Brick Wall removed
exposing over 8feet Tree Root System
Getting to the Root of the Problem
Getting to the Root of the Problem

The crew guesstimates that this Tree had been growing in the brick wall for at least 5 years and had been previously cut at least one time prior to this permanent fix.

When  we  are  finished  this  tree  will  never  grow  again-Scotty

Getting to the Root of the Problem
is the first step.  Repairing the Masonry Brick Wall is the next step.  Stay Tuned for the upcoming Green Blog Posts that will be published June 2013.

4 Family Investment Property Rehab Construction Series

Table of Contents for the Green Build Rehab of a 4 Family Investment Property in St Louis General Contractor on Project: Scotts Contracting, St Louis Renewable Energy

 How we  brought the Old Western – Old South St Louis Architecture- Decor and Feel into a Modern Day ApartmentBenton Gut Rehab

Scotts Contracting, St Louis MO
 

The Benton Rehab project series contains: photos, build notes, CAD Drawings, Tips,  Building Codes, HVAC, Electrical, Dry Wall – Sheet Rock, Decorative Finishes, Custom Wood Work, Interior Tuck-pointing, Douglas Fir Hardwood Floor Refinishing, Ceramic Tile, Water Main Replacement, Roofing, Air Sealing, Insulation, Carpet Installation, and more

 Below Links will direct to you to the Green Blog- St Louis Renewable Energy. blogspot .com
  1. Part 1: History

  2. Part 2: Stone Foundation Repair

  3. Part 3: Tuck-pointing the Brick Walls pt 1

  4. Part 4: Tuck-pointing the Brick Walls pt 2

  5. Part 5: What were they thinking?

  6. Part 6: Paint Pro Tip #35

  7. Part 7: Repairing Water Damage-Exterior Wall

  8. Part 8: 1st Floor Weatherization

  9. Part 9: See the Difference a Little White Paint Makes

  10. Part 10: Interior Framing-Plumbing-Laundry Room

  11. Part 11: Kitchen Framing Tip #36-Benton Rehab Project

  12. Part 12: Water Main Repair- Benton Rehab

  13. Part 13: Benton Rehab Project Drywall Installation and Tip: Number 1172

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CAD Kitchen Drawings by Scotty-ScottsContracting

CADD Kitchen Design 2 Island Cook Top and Exhaust Hood

 

SCOTTS CONTRACTING LATEST KITCHEN DESIGN CAD DRAWINGS

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Existing Kitchen Floor Plan
Existing Kitchen Floor Plan

Overhead View of Design #1
Overhead View of Design #1

Design #1
Design #1

View of Wine Cooler from Family Room
View of Wine Cooler from Family Room

Kitchen Design #2 Island Cooktop and Island Exhaust Hood
Kitchen Design #2 Island Cooktop and Island Exhaust Hood