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California Bungalow In Australia Gets Makeover

California Bungalow In Australia Gets Makeover

As The Newcastle Herald writes, “There is a passage written in the hallway of David and Robyn Bailey’s Wallsend home: ‘Life is not measured by the number of breaths we…

Tragic Fire In Bungalow Heaven

Tragic Fire In Bungalow Heaven

From the Pasadena Start News – “A historic bungalow built by well-known architect John C. Austin sustained $300,000 in damages after a Monday night roof fire caused by construction tools,…

Historic Oakland Bungalow

Historic Oakland Bungalow

From the San Francisco Chronicle – The Bungalow home is not immune from the troubles of economic crisis. As author Carolyn Said writes, “Oakland author and preservation activist Jane Powell…

Grange Hall Set For Preservation

Grange Hall Set For Preservation

The Journal Tribune has an article about a Grange hall that will see its chance to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  As the article describes of…

Wright House Lands In Preservationists’ Hands

Wright House Lands In Preservationists’ Hands

From the Rockford Star – A story about a Frank Lloyd Wright home, The Laurent House.  It was a home built for a veteran in a wheel chair.  It was…

Old as the Dickens

Old as the Dickens

Life in an old home is something most people love the idea of but once they understand that trends and styles have changed, they often think twice about it.  A…

Arts And Crafts Architecture

Arts And Crafts Architecture

The Telegraph has a great article on the Arts and Crafts style of architecture and its enduring qualities that are still desired to this day in England.  As author Clive…

Elbert Hubbard- The Original Hippie

Elbert Hubbard- The Original Hippie

Elbert Hubbard has been described as the original hippie…a Napoleon who had been born in cowboy country and went to religious school.  He made his fame as a pamphleteer and…

Marilyn Monroe Slept Here

Marilyn Monroe Slept Here

The Beverly Hills Hotel is an iconic piece of Art Deco Architecture in California.   This article from CNN highlights some of the rich history of what is affectionately known as…

Frank Lloyd Wright Home Up For Auction

Frank Lloyd Wright Home Up For Auction

The Kenneth Laurent house, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for a wheelchair-bound veteran, will go up for auction on Dec. 15.  The house has been in the ownership of one…

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