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Project: Loft Conversion, Episode 3, Part 1
The plastering crew is hard at work on stilts, while Bob goes on a field trip to Cambridge, where world-renowned landscape architect Martha Schwartz has made a spacious, and imaginative, home and office out of an industrial building on the railroad tracks. Back at our site, the architect and designer have modeled some intriguing ideas for Bob.
- Part 1: Wall Plastering
- Plastering contractor John Hirrell shows Bob how to embed the tape, attach the corner bead, and apply the first coat of plaster.
- Part 2: Converting an Industrial Building to Housing and Office Space
- Part 3: Modeling the Loft Project
Bob Vila highlights the world of stylish city living by chronicling the conversion of a loft apartment in Boston's Leather District. This unit is getting a top-of-the-line treatment: cutting edge design, custom-made furniture and casework, sleek modern fixtures, and up-to-date appliances.
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