March 2017 Blog Posts (6)

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Antiques in Your Home

As we all know, fashion keeps changing and some trends that were popular years ago tend to come back in style. This is why keeping clothes and furniture of our great-grandparents might come in handy as we can use them later in a new setting. So, it would be good if you could…

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Added by Emma Lawson on March 28, 2017 at 8:41am — No Comments

7 Hazards of Living in a Vintage House

Vintage houses have a unique and specific charm that can enchant anyone who enters them. Not only is their architecture compelling, but they also have their own history and memories behind them. Despite their enticing beauty, old houses can be home to numerous hazards that can endanger our health and well-being. If you’re living in a vintage house, you should be aware of the possible dangers it hides.…

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Added by Emma Lawson on March 21, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Top Appliances for Your Old Style Kitchen

They say kitchen is the heart of the home and when you think about it, it really is the place that fuels your body and gives you the energy to get through the day. This is also the case when it comes to old style houses and that’s why you should be very careful when designing your kitchen. It’s looks is determined by the things you decide to put in it with appliances being the most important among them. And there’s no need to say that that’s where you simply have to go with retro style that…

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Added by Emma Lawson on March 20, 2017 at 10:22am — No Comments

Slate Roof Repair

It's been 15 yrs since I had my slate roof installed. My house suffered wind damage last Wednesday.  I called Durable Slate, my roof installer, on Thursday.  Durable arrived Friday to inspect my roof.  The repair crew arrived today and re-attached my copper roof ridge to my roof.  They replaced broken slates and replaced copper rivets on one downspout. I can't praise Durable enough! they are always there for me!!

Added by Susan Scofield on March 13, 2017 at 6:59pm — No Comments

True Vintage Style

The 1970s kitchen was garish before we got serious about restoration.

By Rosalie Wampler and Michael Gill | Photos by Blackstone Edge Studios

We tried to make the best of a really…

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Added by Emily O'Brien on March 7, 2017 at 12:13pm — No Comments

my copper backsplash wall

We were looking for natural material to fit red bricks and decided to go for copper backsplash which looks quite good in the kitchen. …

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Added by Nora James on March 5, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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