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by Daniel Meyer
Thu Nov 22, 2012 6:53 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: That awkward moment...
Replies: 22
Views: 10411

That awkward moment...

That awkward moment when your cast-iron sewer stack collapses...30 feet tall...it just sunk 4 inches...representing when the sewer line in the ground crushed and turned into mush...yah know...killing the only operational bathroom and crippling the kitchen the day before thanksgiving and cooking and ...
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 29, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: The Picture Forum
Topic: Building Restorations I Do (Lots of Pics)
Replies: 22
Views: 30427

Re: Stuff I Do (Lots of Pics)

Nice! Great post!
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: fixed the siding
Replies: 5
Views: 3457

Re: fixed the siding

Looks good!
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:49 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Drools...
Replies: 4
Views: 9516

Drools...

by Daniel Meyer
Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Early Electrical Lighting in Homes
Replies: 10
Views: 4491

Re: Early Electrical Lighting in Homes

Pretty cool. Many of these things are still in my house (1902), our commercial building (1866), or my mom's house (1922)...in various states of use or disconnection.
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 15, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Trick or Treat!
Replies: 6
Views: 2843

Re: Trick or Treat!

I love the picture. Anyone else have photos of their houses all dressed up for Halloween? Our giant spider, and the web I wove out of rope-light... http://theoldvictorian.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/halloween20092.jpg Note the witch's hat and broom in the spider web: http://theoldvictorian....
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:18 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Just me and the ghosts...
Replies: 11
Views: 15657

Re: Just me and the ghosts...

Even more so when whatever I'm working on has been broken/whatever for 100 years. Nobody bothered with it for the last 100, 80, 50, 10? years? Why now? Does it make any difference? Since the weather took off part of our roof Saturday night ( http://cupolaart.com/2012/10/15/roof-woes/ ) I get a good ...
by Daniel Meyer
Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:14 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Got my work cut out for me next weekend...
Replies: 2
Views: 6156

Got my work cut out for me next weekend...

Got a little work to do on our Civil War era building downtown...

Image

Wee bit of a storm Saturday night....

http://cupolaart.com/2012/10/15/roof-woes/

I needed this like I needed a hole in the roof...oh...wait.... :)