House #36: Video Tour

October 31, 2012 · 8 comments

My partner Marty and I were in Milwaukee last week tending to The WI-1 House rehab, and I put together a (really amateur) video of the house. I wasn’t expecting to actually post these, so ignore the low quality and the boring narration… 🙂

But, here’s how things are going:

8 responses to “House #36: Video Tour”

  1. Bo Wagner says:

    Enjoyed thevideo; quality was just fine (what should we expect, HGTV?). Thanks for sharing! (how’d you shoot it, iPad?)

  2. Mark says:

    You should encase the pole in the middle of the floor in the basement. It could be used for hanging space for pictures or such

  3. J Scott says:

    Bo –

    Yes, on the iPad!

  4. J Scott says:

    Mark –

    The pole in the basement will be turned into column. We’ll also have a couple columns in the main living area just as a decorative touch to pull all the spaces together.

  5. alfred says:

    the video is not low quality, I can still watch it fine. But next time, maybe you should record it with good camcorder.

  6. J Scott says:


    The video was shot in HD on an iPad…it was uploaded from the house, which doesn’t have Wifi, so it had to be uploaded in standard definition.

  7. Ed Vines says:

    Videos are great! Do you mind sharing the cost breakdown on the remodel? Also any tips/pointers for finding contractors?

  8. J Scott says:


    Here is the breakdown on the budget for House #36:

    As for contractor tips, here is everything I know:

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