This image is looking from the front door into what will become the entry, stair and kitchen. Almost the entire house is being gutted to accomodate the remodel. The image isn’t out of focus, you’re seeing the large amount of dust in the air during a remodel.
Rather than parking a dumpster, the demoltion subcontractor prefers to pile the trash and have it hauled away by a trash collection truck with an arm that grabs the trash and lifts it in.
Removing the trim at the windows reveals the original counter weights for the windows. They all still work, but the windows will all be replaced for better energy efficiency.