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S Melissa
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Post by S Melissa »

here's mine. It isn't as glamorous as others, but I like it and it has served me well lo these 30 yrs and counting!

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This was right after the siding was done so still a little skruffy This is this summer

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Melissa
Canton, MI
1860 Italianate - Reuben Huston Home
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Ellen
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Joined: Tue Mar 20, 2007 7:03 pm
Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Post by Ellen »

Our 1930 Craftsman Colonial - we want to remove the shutters and try a different color on the trim/accent. Maybe a cream w/maroon or cream w/olive green accent? We're definitely keeping the brown stain. Plenty of work ahead, but we love it!

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HB
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Location: Reading - PA

Post by HB »

utopia13 wrote: Looks like ....mid 1800's? Very nice :wink:

:roll: Uhmm 1791 Thank you very much :wink:

My Wife is from Boyertown which is very close to your roots.

In my neighborhood the pre 1900 homes outnumber the post 1900 homes.

HB

donoinmass
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Location: Winchendon, Mass

Post by donoinmass »

Heres mine...
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Don O'Neil
'The Orange Whitney House - 1896'
Winchendon, MA
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utopia13
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Post by utopia13 »

HB wrote:
utopia13 wrote: Looks like ....mid 1800's? Very nice :wink:

:roll: Uhmm 1791 Thank you very much :wink:
HB
Hey...what do I know?? :oops: My bad! Makes it all the sweeter!

Edit: Donoinmass....beautiful home!! I don't believe I'd seen any photos of yours before now. Definately worth showing off! 8)
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djbradle
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Location: Central MA

Post by djbradle »

1924 shingle type colonial revival


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1924 colonial revival
Central MA

Jack Willard
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Post by Jack Willard »

It is nice to have a thread to go see everyone's houses. So many ways to get house envy! :wink: I sure do like to look.

Here is ours from last March, before I put the new copper chimney on.

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Jack Willard
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Civil War Seamstress
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Location: North Abington, Massachusetts

Post by Civil War Seamstress »

Here's the WaCkYsHaCk! I am working on detailing to porch with more colors to turn it into a true "Painted Lady". This is from last summer.

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My former house AKA: The Shoebox! No cellar, no attic!
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"If everything is coming your way....you're in the Wrong Lane!"

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jagmanvdp
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Location: Ontario Canada

Post by jagmanvdp »

Going to try again..didn't work the first time:

Wow..everyone has such awesome homes!. One of my favourite threads...(besides the "should i replace my windows with vinyl" ones of course )*wink*

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Darren
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Enjoy yourself, It's later than you think

KSR
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Post by KSR »

Well...it's only partially painted and it's been very slow going. The chimneys scare me. I did manage to get the fence and the other ironwork painted this summer:
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On The Trail
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