Boarded up and forlorn, the colonial house was adopted, then dismantled and moved to the Hudson Valley by a couple of dedicated preservationists.
By Patricia Poore
Surviving since colonial days, the …Continue
Added by Emily O'Brien on March 25, 2018 at 8:17pm — No Comments
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
Added by Emily O'Brien on March 12, 2018 at 7:00pm — No Comments
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
Added by Emily O'Brien on March 6, 2018 at 7:30pm — No Comments