Drywall going up and taping being done in suites.
Shower insert getting prepped to go in.
Cabinets have arrived, ready for install.
More framework and drywalling being done.
A shot of the original iron spindles on main staircase.
The framework is being done on the Mezzanine floor, making it into a residential floor, rather than being open and looking down onto the main floor.
Main lobby looking through the window into the "bank" area.
Sheets of plywood being brought in.
A shot of the roof - pre renovation
Tub surround being installed in one of the suites.
Main lobby, pre renovation.
Main entrance off Portage Avenue, awating new window decals.
Bathroom in one of the 1 Bedroom units starting to come together.
Counters and Cabinetry being installed in an 02 unit.
Kitchen fixutres going in.
Tiling being completed.
A shot of the main entrance with the old canopy.
Assembly work being done for some appliances and cabinetry.
Another bathroom starting to take shape - this time in a studio.
Cabinetry being installed in a studio suite.
Gathering up some display furniture to start staging as soon as the finishing touches are complete.
More bathroom fixtures to be installed.
Promo window decals have been installed!
Fourth floor is looking good!
Elevator upgrades in 1st lift have been installed!
Appliances are going in!
Another studio bathroom taking shape.
Getting ready to say goodbye (cover) the old chimney.
Prepping for new window install.
Bringing in new fixtures.
An 08 unit starting to take shape.
Out with the old, in with the new (windows, that is)!
03 Unit Kitchen almost ready to go.
Some flooring stacked up and ready to be installed.
Fresh coat of paint!
Ready for window frames.
Installation of new window frames.
More walls going up and being insulated.
Drywalling and taping in an 08 unit.
Another studio ready for flooring.
Work starting on renovating another 08 unit.
What was once the original "caretaker suite" on the top floor, is getting a transformation.
The rooftop patio and BBQ pre-renovation.
More rooftop shots, pre-renovation.
Around and around and around we go! Can't wait to see this staircase refurbished with it's historical elements preserved!
The other end of the (almost) finished 4th floor hallway.
4th floor hallway, carpeted. Almost done!
Mezzanine level with it's new floor! No more open ceiling from the main level. This space will be soon transformed into suites with HUGE windows!
All new wiring going in.
A LOT of new wiring....
Lots to do still before the framing can go in.
New window decals at the Portage Avenue main entrance.
The original banking floor has been temporarily transformed into a staging area for construction materials and equipment.
The ORIGINAL main vault door. So cool! (and yes, it's staying in the building!)
Outside the vault.
Another shot of the original main vault door.
Rear shot of the building and the disposal chute running along side the fire escape.
West side of building. Still a lot of masonry and window work to do.
Frame work is being completed on what used to be known as the Mezzanine level of the building. A major change since the previous photos of the wide open space.
View of one of the 08 layouts being ripped and prepped for renovation.
Another shot of the Mezzanine level which is now being converted into individual suites. Check out those windows!!
What was once the store behind the main vault on the first floor, with separate entrance off of Smith street.
Another suite in the finishing stages.
Basement work being done around one of the original vaults of the Sterling Bank Building.
Inside the Basement Vault
Basement Vault and Vault Door.
One of the basement rooms being renovated.
One of the utility rooms under construction in the basement.
Hydro Room under construction in the basement.
A storage area cleaned out and ready for refurbishing.
Old staircase in the back of the building connecting the old store to the main basement area.
The old staircase with original iron spindles.
Basement Utility room
Basement Utility room.
More (smaller) vaults.