Jennifer Goold's Profile
|Display Name:||Jennifer Goold|
I discovered the house book while at a babysitting job in 1982. Growing up in rural Indiana, it was a revelation. I have always kept one on my bookshelf as a touchstone and can't think of any other source except World of Interiors and Christopher Alexander that have meant more to me. AT could take a lesson towards more people and real life messiness in their house tours;)
Ten Things You Need to Know about Apartment Therapy
Intro & Part 1
|4/11/11 3:32 PM|
Our previous house, which was almost 150 years old, was wallpapered over plaster from the day it was built. I removed the paper through the entire house down to the bare ( scratch coat) plaster. I couldn't even count the layers in some rooms (many also painted between layers). I had to use different methods on different layers, but the most reliable product was zep wallpaper remover with their paper tiger for scoring.
How To Survive Removing Old Wallpaper
Reader Intelligence Report
|2/16/11 2:42 PM|
While I can't imagine sticky cOke in the toilet, it does work for removing contact Paper if someone in your hOme's past has gotten the bright idea to use it as wallpaper as they had done at my place. Not fun clean up, but beat peeling of in 1/8 inch bits.
Household Cleaning Urban Myths: Do They Actually Work?
|1/31/11 1:09 PM|
This was one of two expensive things we purchased (or asked for from parents) when our first was born and it is so worth it. So pretty, so correctly sized, so movable. So well made and timeless every one of my siblings will be able to use for their kids and plan to save for our kids kids.
Small Space Crib Review: The Stokke Sleepi
|11/24/10 2:50 PM|