Hi there-In case you haven't seen this floating around social media, I thought I'd post it here. It's our latest quiz to test your knowledge on old house styles. It's short and fun. Give it a try!…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lair Tienter Sep 6, 2016.
Hi everyone!Here's a great how-to article that's in our May issue of Old House Journal. If refreshing your wood floor is on your spring to-do list, you might find it useful!Finishing Basics for…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by StoneHouseGuy Jul 13, 2016.
The case of the foul-smelling can of paint, and a fix.
It was over a year ago that we bought latex paint for the dining room in our 1915 Foursquare, but put off the project. When we opened the cans, the paint smelled like sour…Continue
Posted on March 12, 2018 at 7:00pm
In Black Mountain, North Carolina, craftsmanship holds sway, giving a new cabin all the warmth and integrity of an old house.
By Brian D. Coleman
Half-hidden in the trees, the mountain cabin is called Ravenscroft. Owners Chas Fitzgerald…Continue
Posted on March 6, 2018 at 7:30pm