All Discussions Tagged 'old' (19)

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attic to closet

Looking for ideas, matters to be concerned about, in turning this uninsulated "attic" space into a large shared closet for the two adjoinin…

Started by Linda Marie Prescott

3 Apr 18
Reply by Ken klemmer

In search of a Carpenter who specializes in old home restoration

Hi All,  I am in search of a carpenter or contractor that could help me with my front door project on my 1865 home. My front door was repl…

Started by Stephanie

13 Aug 31, 2017
Reply by Stephanie

Old Window Glass

I am in the process of replacing the windows in my 1929 Foursquare. (Tried to keep them, but most were rotten) I am removing the glass, var…

Started by Janice Clark

0 Mar 13, 2015

Help verifying my homes style

Hello! We bought this beautiful home 2 years ago and have been working on restoring it.  I keep running into the same questions.."What styl…

Started by Tabatha S Jones

3 Mar 13, 2015
Reply by caseypratt

Need advice re Replacing (Gas) Boiler for Steam Heat

We have a hole in our old boiler and need to replace it asap. I've been looking into it and know size is based on square footage of heated…

Started by Charles J

9 Jan 19, 2014
Reply by caseypratt

Exclusive Period Appropriate Fabrics Below Wholesale

Just scored a group of the most amazing Victorian, Gothic, Aesthetic, Art Nouveau, Arts & Crafts, Eastlake, and Retro Fabrics! Some hea…

Started by Charles J

0 Nov 1, 2013

Is your house haunted? Do you believe in ghosts?

I took this photo on a clear night in early February. Several Ghost hunters and others interested in the paranormal have been very excited…

Started by Charles J

10 May 19, 2013
Reply by WIDOW

tin cieling restorations

Hi, I have an old school house ca 1920.  In one of the rooms there is a tin cieling that had been covered up by furring strips and celotex…

Started by Donald Shore

2 Nov 26, 2012
Reply by Randall Marder

Odd Construction

I've worked on old houses before, but this is the first time I ran across this kind. The house is 100+ years old ( dating from 1890's, I ha…

Started by Rick S

8 Mar 18, 2012
Reply by Michael obrien

About the history of your old house

My old house was built when my father and mother married, it is not very big and it is simple, but my 2 brothers and me grew up ih the old…

Started by helen liu

10 Mar 3, 2012
Reply by helen liu


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