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by Neighmond
Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:43 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Twist door Bell Parts
Replies: 1
Views: 5524

Re: Twist door Bell Parts

I am sorry to report that most of the long-time experts fled this site with the rise in spam a few years back-if you try at http://www.thehistoricdistrict.org/ and ask there, someone may have the proper apparatus.

Cheers!
Chaz
by Neighmond
Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Refinishing Casein painted door
Replies: 1
Views: 5285

Re: Refinishing Casein painted door

I am sorry to report that most of the long-time experts fled this site with the rise in spam a few years back-if you try at http://www.thehistoricdistrict.org/ and ask sooth, or Al F. or Sombriel, they well may have the proper answer. That's a pretty looking bay window and fireplace, by the way! Che...
by Neighmond
Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Our 1900 ???
Replies: 5
Views: 8262

Re: Our 1900 ???

Pretty home! I am in nw Iowa. What does the inside look like?
by Neighmond
Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: Help on antique mirror
Replies: 3
Views: 17200

Re: Help on antique mirror

Funny, all posts from this user reference fleabay sales by the same seller.


I small a canned ground meat product.
by Neighmond
Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: The Boards are now back open...
Replies: 17
Views: 128972

Re: The Boards are now back open...

Joke's on them then, they lost their brain trust.
by Neighmond
Wed Feb 06, 2013 4:01 am
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: What the mason and the engineer said......
Replies: 10
Views: 7763

Re: What the mason and the engineer said......

If it ain't broke.......
by Neighmond
Wed Feb 06, 2013 3:57 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: 6" square hole in wall behind gas stove for shutoff - MICE
Replies: 7
Views: 5593

Re: 6" square hole in wall behind gas stove for shutoff - MICE

The very same. One part peppermint oil to two of rubbing alcohol and dip a few cotton balls in it and leave in the hole or spray it on with a mister.
by Neighmond
Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: 6" square hole in wall behind gas stove for shutoff - MICE
Replies: 7
Views: 5593

Re: 6" square hole in wall behind gas stove for shutoff - MICE

Soak the hole and the area around it with peppermint oil or oil of wintergreen. Mice will run from it with their dirty little heads crying from the smell.
by Neighmond
Tue Feb 05, 2013 3:50 am
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Privacy Glass Source?
Replies: 1
Views: 3145

Re: Privacy Glass Source?

I used Florentine glass in my bathroom, and it does something like that. It's pretty cheap too-enough for the bottom of a decent size double hung was 20 bucks.
by Neighmond
Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:25 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: What's happened to our board?
Replies: 23
Views: 12195

Re: What's happened to our board?

Hell, they won't even back Shag when he tries to deal with it. I think they are truly out to lunch.