It doesn’t take much to identify the time period in which your kitchen was built. Most kitchens include tell-tale signs that scream of the decade in which it was created. From avocado-colored or harvest gold appliances to poor lighting and functionality, the trends in kitchen design have left a mark.
Gorgeous sunset views and peaceful scenery drew Mary and John Schumacher to the lot on which they built their French Country estate in the gated community of Glenmoor. However, there was a reason the land was on the market for 20 years.
Perhaps no two rooms in a home work as hard as the kitchen and bathroom. We need them to be convenient and comfortable — and yet convey a look and feel that exhibit a personal style. Ideas in these books will help you balance function and appearance, and create rooms that work — for you.
Before the Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival Grand Parade in 2007, these high-wheel bicycles were leaning against an apartment building on Cleveland Avenue SW. The building and the bicycles appear to share the same vintage, and the window moldings, the same graceful curves of the big wheels.