Elaine Vitone

Elaine Vitone

Contributing Writer
Elaine Vitone and her husband Dylan live in a 1920s Victorian in Pittsburgh, PA, world's most underrated city. Elaine chronicles their misadventures on her blog, Bless This DIY Mess.
Recent posts:
Elaine Vitone
Jun
12
2010
Updating your old kitchen? Heaven help you. As if the cost of new, era-appropriate flooring weren’t enough to completely floor you, six weeks worth
Elaine Vitone
May
24
2010
Next in our series on creative new uses for old-house items and materials, I'm tackling my personal favorite among the piles of discards in the architectural
Elaine Vitone
Apr
23
2010
Every weekend, Better Half and I take a break from fixer upping to haunt our friendly neighborhood architectural salvage yard. I especially love to linger
Elaine Vitone
Mar
17
2010
A friend in the publishing industry sent me a review copy of a new memoir she thought might interest me and my fellow old-home-enthusiasts: The House at
Elaine Vitone
Feb
26
2010
Bernard Goldstein, M.D., is a professor and former dean of the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health. Before he moved to Pittsburgh (my