St. Francis Xavier Restoration Photos


Steve paints the light fixtures Tile setters and Sound installers work together Ben sets the first tile in a bed of mortar just before noon on Friday, March 27th Progress is made on the new wall. Phoenix workers form the arch for the center door Several pew legs are shaved to match to floor. Most of the tile is out of Father's garage 9 Inch, R-30 Insulation is used in the floor Workers repair floor joists on the bank side of the building Platform and step constructionis complete Day 2  of demolition / construction -- January 13, 2015. Inspecting floor damage on day 4  of demolition  January 14, 2015. Replacing HVAC vents Much of Monday morning was spent at the drawing board Luke spreads a mortar bed for tile Belinda works on the Handicapped entrance Now THAT is a drill! An additional electrical panel is installed for lighting control Steve paints the lights to blend in with the columns 9-4 PCHS Football @ Notre Dame Dale assembles the video control unit John spends much of his day on the phone coordinating things Chris applies latex to seal the wood 9-4 PCHS Football @ Notre Dame Lonnie inspects the fixture before hanging it 9-4 PCHS Football @ Notre Dame Mike sands the kick plate before staining 9-4 PCHS Football @ Notre Dame Steve continues to paint the old confessionals The new light fixture will flood the sanctuary The center entry from Market Street 9-4 PCHS Football @ Notre Dame 1-3- Boys v Wirt 1-3- Boys v Wirt Progress of work during the first week of demolition / construction ending January 16, 2015. Liturgy Committee inspects new light fixture Jan 30 end of week Feruary 8th Progress Leveling the floor requires much concrete Luke and Kevin apply mortar to the Lamatech n membrane Kevin is responsible for the planks under the pews Prep work begins in the sanctuary while tile is laid in the gathering space The Center aisle pendant is hung Steve paints the confessional 5-23 Church Progress 5-23 Church Progress End of the first week of demolition / ending January 16, 2015. Reversing the process of taking out the pews ... in warmer weather! Plywood is attached to the gathering space wall Jason drills through to make a return air duct in the new wall Ardex and concrete is used to patch and level the floor Our signatures are preserved under the waInscoating. Ben makes a test cut Ben begins to level the floor Workers continue to level the floor Asbestos air filtration By Monday afternoon, the plywood is all in place Aluminum pans line the HVAC return ducts Ben and Luke lock the pattern in and put in spacers Workers form the floor around columns Jan 10 - 12 from John Pellegrin Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building
Termite prevention applied under the building