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by jtjgvle
Fri Apr 08, 2011 10:59 am
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Updates to my house site
Replies: 4
Views: 1597

Updates to my house site

In honor of the 7th anniversary of my closing on the Albion Dunn House (4/8/04), I have finally made some updates to the house website. Still needs more added but several new pictures on 1st and 2nd floor and some new historical information added as well.

http://www.albiondunnhouse.com
by jtjgvle
Fri Jan 28, 2011 4:21 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Snow picture
Replies: 5
Views: 2426

Re: Snow picture

Thanks! Yes that is the most snow we have had here in several years! We usually get one or two "dustings" a year but that was an 8" snow which is a blizzard in this part of the country!
by jtjgvle
Fri Jan 28, 2011 11:40 am
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Snow picture
Replies: 5
Views: 2426

Snow picture

I havent posted in a long time so I thought I'd share a recent snow picture of the Albion Dunn House!

Image
by jtjgvle
Fri Nov 19, 2010 11:16 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Would you do it again?
Replies: 43
Views: 5913

Re: Would you do it again?

If I thought any of my friends read this I probably wouldnt answer, but since I am sure they don't the answer is a pretty confident NO I would not do it again. I still love my house but it does not always love me back. I wouldn't say I regret it but I would never buy a house this big needing this mu...
by jtjgvle
Thu Jul 29, 2010 3:56 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: after 82 years, the porch is back-construction is done!!!
Replies: 73
Views: 20647

Re: after 82 years, the porch is back-construction is done!!!

ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL! I long for the day I can restore my front porch to it's original full width!
by jtjgvle
Fri Jan 29, 2010 3:57 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: water heater question
Replies: 2
Views: 1357

Re: water heater question

Those are heat traps, yes they stay. They reduce the amount of heat lost through the pipes.
by jtjgvle
Sun Jan 24, 2010 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: High heating bill, or maybe not? Need help deciphering.
Replies: 38
Views: 4001

Re: High heating bill, or maybe not? Need help deciphering.

Just my opinion but I think a house that big with furnaces that old and 72 degrees EVER and you are very very lucky to have a bill of $600.00. I have new furnaces 93% efficiency and my last bill was $613. It hasn't been anywhere close to 70 in my house since and summer and won't be again until summe...
by jtjgvle
Sat Jan 16, 2010 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Uncovering an Architectural Treasure - Finished Pics...TADA!
Replies: 35
Views: 5137

Re: Uncovering an Architectural Treasure

I am officially jealous! Super cool find!
by jtjgvle
Sun Jan 10, 2010 12:04 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: OMG my heating bill is huge plus a few questions
Replies: 21
Views: 3150

Re: OMG my heating bill is huge plus a few questions

I have 3 zones, one for the dining room and a few other rooms that are only used when i have company stays at 50, the other downstairs zone including the kitchen is at 55 all the time unless I have company and there is a gas wall heater in my tv room for comfort. The upstairs zone (bedrooms) is alwa...