The story is that it was built for a retired Surgeon general of the United States in the late 1700s.
The new caretakers of the home as they refer to themselves (hey actually own the home) have been restoring the home to its original charm of over 200 years ago..
When we approached the staircase to restore we had a few factors to consider:
Prep, Prep, Prep
Due to the home being occupied and this project with a scheduled length of 2 weeks we had to minimize the disruption in the families everyday routine.