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    Morning.  This is not my usual hang out, 1909 homeowner, but it concerns a 1950s rambler.  This was the cover of Saturday's Real Estat…

Started by Amanda Stroud

2 Sep 12
Reply by Amanda Stroud

Cork floor repair

According to the house plans, the upstairs in my house built in 1953 was never intended to be finished. It is attic-hot in the summer.  Thi…

Started by Celia Oxley

3 Aug 31
Reply by Celia Oxley

Nice Article About Merillat Kitchen Cabinets!

I thought this was a nice article with some great pics in the gallery, especially those funky 60's kitchens and groovy 70's kitchens. http…

Started by Will H

1 Apr 28
Reply by Jason Clark

What can you tell me about the style of this home?

It was built in 1946.  These are pictures of the home in the 1950's.  Interested to hear what anyone can tell me about the design.

Started by Dave W

10 Mar 31, 2014
Reply by Dawn

What style house is this? Built in 1950. Ranch?

Hi! I had a discussion going in the pre 1900 forum and just added to it regarding a house built in 1950. I realized my mistake and I'm movi…

Started by CT

15 Mar 18, 2014
Reply by Mr. Charles ANTHONY

Ceiling Collapsed

Our ceiling collapsed Thursday morning at 2 a.m. . . . . no apparent event that would have triggered it. The house was built in 1946.  The…

Started by rocky klemm

32 Jan 4, 2014
Reply by Will H

Repairing and insulating double pane 60s windows.

Hello, I am new to this forum and any information I can get is greatly appreciated!   We have a 1960 split level home with double  storm wi…

Started by V

6 Jul 25, 2013
Reply by peter r wells

1946 Home, Neartown Houston

My wife has come into her mother's home, which was originally her grandparents home, so they've pretty much lived there for three generatio…

Started by Dave W

10 Jun 9, 2013
Reply by Will H

Who knows the style of this home?

Listing says 1954 Early American, but we think/hope this house dates to earlier era. We love it all the same, but would like input.

Started by LindanEddie Jones

16 Feb 4, 2013
Reply by caseypratt

Washing cabin exterior on lakefront

Hi all, This is a question related to my family's summer cabin near Tobermory, Ontario.  It is a log cabin built in the 1950's or so, liter…

Started by Carrie Z

9 Oct 20, 2012
Reply by John Caron


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