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by cdnikoloff
Sat Apr 28, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Reviving dull finish on antique oak medicine cabinet
Replies: 7
Views: 9368

Re: Reviving dull finish on antique oak medicine cabinet

I just read this for the first time. I would love to see a picture of the medicine cabinet. I was wondering if the one in my bathroom could be oak. I have never seen one like mine that was not painted. All of the woodwork in my house, including the bathroom and water closet is oak. So I though maybe...
by cdnikoloff
Thu Apr 12, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: 1924 Bungalow - Kitchen lighting
Replies: 8
Views: 6783

1924 Bungalow - Kitchen lighting

Hi everyone,

I am looking to replace my kitchen ceiling light and would like any suggestions on a period fixture. Does any one know what a ceiling fixture would look like in a 1924 Bungalow Kitchen??

The house is not quite arts and crafts but kind of, and not mission but kind of. :shock:
by cdnikoloff
Fri Oct 21, 2011 10:30 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: The End of An Era -- sad sad sad
Replies: 18
Views: 26943

The End of An Era -- sad sad sad

This beautiful old gal has was taken down this week to make way for additional student housing on the Penn State Capitol Campus in Middletown PA. It was a sad SAD day, what a waste. I can't even look when I drive past without crying :cry: Too tooo sad. http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h172/cdnikolo...
by cdnikoloff
Sat Oct 23, 2010 1:36 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: LOOK AT THIS!!!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 2525

LOOK AT THIS!!!!!

The house in this link is directly across the street from me. It was built in 1890. It has been empty for four years, ever since the wonderful old gentleman passed on. It is finally for sale. IT IS GLORIOUS, AND I PRAY SOMEONE LIKE YOU GUYS WILL BUY IT AND HONOR ITS HISTORY AND GLORY. I have nothing...
by cdnikoloff
Thu Oct 21, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Need Help with House Type
Replies: 4
Views: 2251

Need Help with House Type

Hello, the house below was built in the 1800's. This home will be one of our beautiful homes scheduled for the Holiday Candlelight Tour of Historic Home's in Middletown PA. I was hoping to get some feed back on the type of home this is. I feel it is a four square but I would really like opinions fro...
by cdnikoloff
Sun Dec 06, 2009 9:52 am
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Plaster wall - what is this exactly?
Replies: 12
Views: 4471

Re: Plaster wall - what is this exactly?

We had walls EXACTLY like that in our 1954 home........... Exactly
by cdnikoloff
Sat Dec 05, 2009 5:44 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Christmas Decor for a 1920 Bungalow
Replies: 1
Views: 1313

Christmas Decor for a 1920 Bungalow

I am looking for ideas on period christmas decor, inside and out, approprate, or typical for a 1920's Bungalow. Any Ideas?? Pictures also????
by cdnikoloff
Fri Nov 27, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Middletown Tour of Historic Homes
Replies: 1
Views: 1262

Middletown Tour of Historic Homes

Hello Everyone!! Just wanted to let everyone know about the Historic Home Tour in Middletown Pa. The Holiday Candlelight Tour of Historic Homes Middletown, Pennsylvania Sat. December 12th, 2009 4-8 p.m. Sun., December 13th, 2009 12-5 p.m. Tickets available prior to the Tour $10.00 Middletown Borough...
by cdnikoloff
Wed Feb 18, 2009 5:25 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Exorcist or Electrician...that is the question.
Replies: 4
Views: 2386

Exorcist or Electrician...that is the question.

OK, maybe my house IS haunted or I have a serious electrical problem. I was upstairs Saturday evening cleaning and vacuuming the Grandchildren’s play room. I had the ceiling lights on, the TV and I was running the vacuum. All of the sudden the power failed in the room. Everything went black. I went ...
by cdnikoloff
Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Snow pictures!
Replies: 19
Views: 4804

Re: Snow pictures!

HERE'S MINE