We got a sawzall and it is so handy for plaster/lath demo. Here it is cutting thru the wall:
Then all we had to do was push the lath & plaster thru:
And then pull down the non-structural framing. See the green closet shelf line to the right, where we ripped out the rest of the closet in the front orange bedroom:
Most of the demo’s done, pocket door frame is ordered, time to get some studs!