March 2010 Blog Posts (9)

Sitting Pretty Part 1 online Exhibit





We are pleased to present to you Sitting…

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Added by Glen G.Guarino on March 30, 2010 at 8:30pm — 2 Comments

Hi, I'm a new member from North Carolina

Hi, I am a new member and I wanted to introduce myself. My husband and I are restoring a 1912 Eclectic bungalow in the foothills of NC. It has many of the classic bungalow features like exposed wood work, an inglenook, built ins, and hand hammered hardware but it also is pretty big(6 bed rooms) and it has an Italian villa influenced front elevation and a Tudor influenced back and side elevation. We have been working on her for 3 years now and although we are not as far along as we would have… Continue

Added by margaret moose landers on March 30, 2010 at 2:34pm — 4 Comments

Window Sash Painting

Excerpt from the book Save America's Windows:







Step 9d. Paint.

Apply primer to putty bevels and interior seals. Lap primer 1/16" onto the glass, painting "to the line," allow to dry. Apply two top coats of paint to entire sash except side edges and face margins and top and bottom edges if they are not being painted. (Use best quality exterior house paint. Waterborne 100%… Continue

Added by John Leeke on March 30, 2010 at 11:31am — No Comments

Gallery Talk at NJSOA by Glen G. Guarino

New Jersey School of Architecture ("NJSOA") will host a gallery talk by Glen G. Guarino on Friday evening, April 9, 2010

from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. NJSOA is located on the

campus of New Jersey Institute of Technology ("NJIT") in Weston Hall

Building 9, 2nd Floor, Warren Street and Summit Street, Newark, New

Jersey, 07102 For more

information please…

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Added by Glen G.Guarino on March 28, 2010 at 11:10am — No Comments

1950 O'Keefe & Merritt Stove

Excellent original condition, Series 155, operates. Sale, contact gailnjimi@cableone.net

Added by Gail Covington on March 28, 2010 at 10:24am — No Comments

Chimney Flashing - New and Improved?

Counter flashing a chimney above the roofline has traditionally been done by cutting or chiseling the mortar from between the masonry bricks and inserting metal flashing to cover the sub or shingle flashing.…

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Added by Dennis M. Crookshanks on March 23, 2010 at 10:22am — No Comments

Buying Antiques for your historic home

Of course the use of period antiques is the best way to furnish your period home, but how do you know if what you are buying is authentic or period correct? Finding a reputable dealer in antiques of the period that…

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Added by Louise H. Corderman on March 10, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

CENTRAL VACUUM SYSTEM

WE HAVE A CENTRAL VACUUM SYSTEM WHICH APPEARS TO BE VERY OLD (VERY EARLY 1900's) AND I AM WONDERING IF ANYONE IS INTERESTED IN BUYING IT. PERHAPS AN ANTIQUE COLLECTOR OR SOMEONE REFURBISHING AN OLD HOME. IT WAS MANUFACTURED BY THE UNITED ELECTRIC COMPANY IN CANTON, OHIO. IT IS A TUEC VACUUM.

Added by Sarah Ruuska on March 8, 2010 at 2:18pm — No Comments

Selling my home

Well, sad to say that I'm selling my home. I have to move to GA. I'm working on a website and trying to present it to people with that intrest in style of home.

http://www.wix.com/Ballardpark/Ballardpark

I will be changing and adding more photos but any advice would help, Or just let me know if you like it :)

Added by Tony Cirranello on March 7, 2010 at 6:45pm — No Comments

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