Let the Work Begin

Here are a few photos as the work to renovate the lower level of the house begins. Once we’re finished, we’ll have better access to the terrace, a new bedroom and bathroom, and a new living space.

Getting the truck into Benano was the first challenge. I notice they only did this once.

We got our first good look at the space that will become our new bedroom and realized it was once used as barn. The rings on the wall seem to be where the villagers tied up their animals.

We lost the old forno (oven), but we gained a new window

We lost the old forno (oven), but we gained a window