What They Did: Renovated a deteriorating 1908 Victorian-Craftsman hybrid.
Remodeling cost: $36,500
Time frame: Six years and counting.
Where we saved: Taking advantage of Internet deals and sales to buy appliances and other items.
Where we splurged: Period-style light fixtures and push-button switches for the house.
What we'd do differently: Run HVAC ducting for air-conditioning while the walls were open.
Biggest challenge: Finding historically appropriate radiators to heat the pantry/laundry
room and sun porch.
How we solved it: Scouring salvage yards across the state.
Pictured: Downstairs Floorplan