Gitlitz Cottage: December 2006 Prev: Nov 2006 back Next: Jan 2007 December 1 - Front porch columns are in place.December 4 - The front porch beam is in place. Front porch rafters are being installed.December 5 - The front porch roof is sheathed. Wind and ice seal is being applied to the roof.December 6 - The front porch continues to be completed.December 6 - The rear porch beams and columns are installed. Rafters are being installed.December 14 - Very nice Pella windows are being installed.December 14 - The front porch has exposed beams and framing.December 14 - An inside view of one of the two dormers. An arched window will be installed in the dormer.December 14 - A view of the great room showing the chimney. The two dormers are visible on either side of the photo.December 15 - All of the windows are installed except for the dormer window and door lights. The rectangular opening on the gable ends are for vents.December 15 - The front porch is looking very good with the windows installed. The door and lights will be installed soon.December 20 - The rear porch windows are now installed. Beams from the house to the porch columns are also installed.December 20 - This is another view of the rear porch beams.December 21 - The front dormer window is installed as is the front door system.December 21 - The rear porch rafter system is being completed.December 21 - This shows the front door system. Notice there are two lights (windows) on each side of the door.December 21 - This is a view of the front door system from the inside.December 21 - A view over the back porch from what will be the kitchen area.