After: Place of Comfort
The one bedroom, one-bath home was converted into a four-bedroom, two-bath home. As workers in the education field, John says they lived within their means (and used a lot of sweat equity). "We just learned to be resourceful to give new life to this home," he says. The screen porch has a remarkable view of the mountains just north of Gettysburg, and they live out there during the summer. The front of the house was never used, so they created a new entry and a welcoming landscape.