“When love & skill work together, expect a masterpiece.”
– John Ruskin (1819-1900) English Critic of art, architecture & society
BUNGALOW HARDWARE RESOURCES

BUNGALOW HARDWARE RESOURCES

The Arts & Crafts Movement highly revered the dignity of labor & valued good design. These attributes were evident in their use of the humbler metals- the hand-hammered copper, molded bronze & forged iron- of our bungalow hardware. The abundance of natural...

THE BEST FRUIT OF A GARDEN.

THE BEST FRUIT OF A GARDEN.

THE CRAFTSMAN Volume 6 April 1904-September 1904 by Alice M. Rathboxe Long and serious discourses upon happiness have ended without a word for the value of gardening as one of the very simplest means to that end. The truly wise, however, know full well this happy...

BUNGALOW TILE RESOURCES

BUNGALOW TILE RESOURCES

You are wondering about what tile is appropriate for your bungalow. So, what is bungalow tile & what are the resources available to obtain it? The tile most appropriate & at home in a bungalow, is of the Arts & Crafts Movement, unsurpassed in beauty &...

BUNGALOW BASICS

BUNGALOW BASICS

My blog has gotten rather chunky so I have chosen 5 articles that I consider to be the most important bungalow basics for any conscientious steward. In these articles I have covered the information that it is vital for you to know in order to understand, preserve...

PRESERVATION ADVOCACY GROUPS IN ARIZONA

PRESERVATION ADVOCACY GROUPS IN ARIZONA

Arizona preservation advocacy groups are facing huge challenges as developers eye their historic neighborhoods. There is little protection from state or city statutes. They need your help. If you live in Arizona & curse the wrecking ball, as my old friend, Jane...

TIPS TO HELP YOU BUY A HISTORIC BUNGALOW

TIPS TO HELP YOU BUY A HISTORIC BUNGALOW

You have decided that you want to buy a historic bungalow. Not surprising! They are America's favorite house & are highly suited for anyone who values comfort, history & fellowship. Bungalow neighborhoods tend to be friendly & inclusive, attracting...