Wreckers remove a chandelier from James Bergeron’s home in Menlo Park, Calif., Thursday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2014. The home owner found it more
Wreckers remove a chandelier from James Bergeron's home in Menlo Park, Calif., Thursday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2014. The home owner found it more cost-effective to build a new house on the lot than to remodel the 67-year-old, slab foundation structure. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)