Buying architectural products like molding, columns, railing systems etc. can potentially put a big dent in a projects budget; but it does not have to! Small little changes can add up to big savings in the long run if you stay consistent with them.
The Lyric Theatre, found in Birmingham, Alabama, is a historical theatre that was built in 1914 for B.F. Keith's Vaudeville circuit. According to a history write-up by The Lyric Fine Arts Theater website on wix.com, Major stars such as the Marx Brothers, Mae West, Sophie Tucker, Will Rogers, and Milton Berle played the Lyric. Berle said it was as fine a theater as any in New York.
Did you know there is a big difference between restoring a house and rehabilitating one? Restoring your home involves faithfully repairing and re-creating a building's original architectural elements so that it closely resembles its appearance at a previous point in time. Rehabilitating your home is more interpretive - it involves making the structure sound and usable again and retaining whatever original features are possible to save, but not necessarily restoring things that have gone missing. For new owners of old houses, deciding which approach to use is the first logical step in helping map out repairs. These basic rules for sensitive historic rehabilitation - based on the secretary of the interior's standards used to enforce the Federal Rehabilitation Incentive Tax Program - office sound advice.
Follow these few simple steps to measure for a window arch.
When you think curb appeal the last thing most people think of is architectural products. Not only can products such as window heads, entrance systems, and pergolas add value to your home they can add far more value than just adding a few bushes to your lawn. Although you can maximize your home value and curb appeal by doing both.
A Montana builder set out to improve the country's employment rate by sourcing American-made building materials throughout an entire home.
What are arched window treatments? Worthington Millwork, LLC provides polyurethane window arches used as a trim. Both window arches and window heads are able to provide unique detail to your home. This can also add significant value to your home. Simple things like this can show that you take care of you home and all the details of it. These products can be used both inside and outside so it will show your neighbors that you can have great curb appeal to!
This custom home is an excellent example of how using exterior architectural products can make your home stand out and create unbelievable curb appeal. The client used a combination of fiberglass and polyurethane exterior products to capitalize on a grand look.