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by 1880 Stick Victorian
Sun Feb 24, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Identify 1880s house style?
Replies: 1
Views: 3242

Re: Identify 1880s house style?

do you have any photos of the outside that are bigger? the photos are very small...
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Feb 07, 2013 1:27 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Best magazine or book?
Replies: 14
Views: 7684

Re: Best magazine or book?

This Old House and Old House Journal.... i like the Old House Journal a bit better than TOH....
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:55 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Garage Doors
Replies: 26
Views: 69036

Re: Garage Doors

great pictures of the new doors... it looks like the newer doors were shorter? Curious as to how $$ were they?
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Jan 24, 2013 2:16 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: it's too damn cold!
Replies: 8
Views: 4014

Re: it's too damn cold!

i heard on the news tonight that VT has three of the four coldest places in the country.... damn!! We are down to zero but no wind...thank god.. i am a little confused...you mentioned you have hot water baseboard heat...so i am assuming you have a boiler in the basement? you mentioned furnace.. two ...
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Use the upper sash?
Replies: 8
Views: 6300

Re: Use the upper sash?

Before we started replacing our triple track with wood storms, i had purchased four commercial grade triple track storms for this one bedroom... i also had them fit the storm with two screens so that i can totally remove the glass and have two screen panels so that i can open the top and bottom of o...
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Help identifying oil lamp part...
Replies: 2
Views: 2374

Re: Help identifying oil lamp part...

i believe the top piece may be for the mercury glass reflector....see below

http://www.antiquelampsupply.com/product/197
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Jan 03, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: 2012 Accomplishments
Replies: 15
Views: 7063

Re: 2012 Accomplishments

sooth...i do enjoy looking at your photographs and the transformation you have made on your house... :D
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: 2012 Accomplishments
Replies: 15
Views: 7063

Re: 2012 Accomplishments

reading what everyone has done... i wished people had posted more pictures of their projects both big and small...
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:06 am
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Gel Fuel Log Set
Replies: 8
Views: 5561

Re: Gel Fuel Log Set

i thought the gel log sets were more for ambience than heat...isn't the gel similiar to the canned heat or sterno that they use on a chafing dish?
by 1880 Stick Victorian
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:01 am
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Difference Between Coal and Wood Burning Fireplaces
Replies: 31
Views: 41311

Re: Difference Between Coal and Wood Burning Fireplaces

i am hoping that McCall will share info on the gas fired coal basket.... :D