House Histories

Your home has a story.

What did your house look like “before?”

One of the biggest challenges in researching a home’s history can be figuring out how a renovated home looked and functioned when it was originally built. Even the most carefully … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

Fully Automatic! With Broom-High Base!

Houses that have changed hands multiple times since their original owners don’t often have too many visible traces of the early residents’ daily lives there. Sometimes there’s a hidden area … Continue reading

January 17, 2012

The School Across the Street

The experience of living in a house involves much more than its architectural design and layout. The popular wisdom of  “location, location, location” translates, in the past tense, into neighborhood … Continue reading

January 8, 2012 · Leave a comment