|Welcome to the 70's!|
|One last look before it comes down!|
|Swiss cheese has less holes than this!|
Essentially the subfloor and flooring was holding the joists together. As the flooring was removed each joist broke in half.
Beyond the damage to the floor joists, it extended to the sill plates and walls in the living room. But that's for another post.
Demolition is always fun! However I had to be careful not to demolish too much. Demo is my form of release and gives me the ability to not only get some exercise, but release frustrations in a constructive manner (more or less).