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by Lynners
Wed Jul 11, 2012 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Best Sash Brush
Replies: 5
Views: 1836

Re: Best Sash Brush

I prefer Wooster to Purdy - and they're cheaper, too!
by Lynners
Mon Jul 02, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: 19th Century Door Hardware Question
Replies: 8
Views: 3911

Re: 19th Century Door Hardware Question

I used clear matte spray poly on my cast iron thumb latches.
by Lynners
Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Finish Question - Faux Wood Graining
Replies: 4
Views: 1494

Re: Finish Question - Faux Wood Graining

We have a good amount of faux grained wood and it needs a bunch of touch ups, too.

I found a good thread a year or so ago about fixing it up, but can't seem to find it now! But maybe this will help?

http://www.myoldhouseonline.com/forum/t ... d-graining
by Lynners
Mon Jun 25, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Addition!
Replies: 52
Views: 24390

Re: Addition!

Agreed - this is fantastic to watch!
by Lynners
Mon Jun 25, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: 1910 house, the work begins
Replies: 40
Views: 18965

Re: 1910 house, the work begins

What little &@%#s!!
by Lynners
Fri Jun 22, 2012 9:38 am
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: 1910 House
Replies: 84
Views: 52541

Re: 1910 House

Ahaha, the carpeted window seat makes me laugh!

Beautiful home.
by Lynners
Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: What parts of the stairs do you paint? *PIC*
Replies: 11
Views: 2385

Re: What parts of the stairs do you paint? *PIC*

As others have said, I would strip those posts!
by Lynners
Mon Jun 18, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: 1917 Farmhouse for Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1980

1917 Farmhouse for Sale

I am pining over this house - it's just 10 minutes or so from where we live now. I like the exterior of my house much better, but this house...I don't know. The ceiling in the kitchen is to die for. The refinished floors and unpainted trim? Love. The attic?! The size of the property. The fact that i...
by Lynners
Fri Jun 01, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Instructions for building a hoosier
Replies: 6
Views: 1206

Re: Instructions for building a hoosier

I think they weren't as common. I've only seen a handful...one was "on sale" at $750.
by Lynners
Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Instructions for building a hoosier
Replies: 6
Views: 1206

Re: Instructions for building a hoosier

Hoosiers typically carry a hefty price tag up here in Canada. The thought of building our own has crossed my mind a time or two...