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by iwantarummer
Sun Aug 24, 2008 9:18 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Doorknob Question
Replies: 45
Views: 4974

hardware

hi folks. a new eichler owner myself, that had some of the same difficulties finding appropriate hareware. i started a website to help people like us find everything mid century modern, new century modern. please check out hardware. much more to come. just uploading it all now. http://www.onestopmod...
by iwantarummer
Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Giant X building in Los Angeles
Replies: 3
Views: 1234

Giant X building in Los Angeles

I recently saw a show on TLC about a mid century marvel in Los Angeles that was comprised of giant X's made of concrete. The office building was converted to lofts and is in downtown LA. Anyone know the architect or anything about it?
by iwantarummer
Fri May 30, 2008 8:17 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Our Eichler finally made it into Apartment Therapy
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

the owl was purchased at urban outfitters :P we hired a company to do our floors. they were the original 10" lino tiles that burned marks in the concrete, but we have grown to love them. adds character. the panels were taken to an auto body shop and they put a shiny gloss paint on them. the gre...
by iwantarummer
Sat May 24, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: MCM lighting sources: ball lights and sconces
Replies: 36
Views: 24597

MCM LIGHTING

check out our site http://www.onestopmodern.com i bought an Eichler last year, and because of all the resourcing, i started this site to have a one stop shop for all your modern needs. including a large selection of functional and decorative lighting. if there is something you don't see, let me know...
by iwantarummer
Sat May 24, 2008 4:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Bathroom ideas?
Replies: 113
Views: 109720

check out http://www.onestopmodern for amazing modern sink faucets, bath combos, and other hardware.
by iwantarummer
Sat May 24, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: just finished vanity area with ikea cabinets...
Replies: 9
Views: 1653

bathroom vanities

hi there.

we carry a selection of bathroom vanities at our new online site.

please visit http://www.onestopmodern.com

let me know if there is something you don't see, and perhaps we can help you find it.

:roll:
by iwantarummer
Sat May 24, 2008 4:15 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: bathrooms
Replies: 15
Views: 3461

sink faucets

try my new online site. http://www.onestopmodern.com

i purchased an Eichler one year ago and the site is inspired by just your quest.

good luck.

let me know if there is something you would like but don't see :roll:
by iwantarummer
Fri May 23, 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Our Eichler finally made it into Apartment Therapy
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

heat vents

be sure to check out my new site of all things modern at http://www.onestopmodern.com . Because of the purchase of this Eichler, I was inspired to start collecting resources and a new business idea was formed. You can buy everything from hardware, sink faucets, heat vents, decorative furnishings, li...
by iwantarummer
Sat May 10, 2008 4:59 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Our Eichler finally made it into Apartment Therapy
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Our Eichler finally made it into Apartment Therapy

been a year since we bought the house in the balboa highlands tract of granada hills, but so worth it.

http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/la/hous ... nal-050312

still working on the landscaping, but whew, glad its on it's way :D
by iwantarummer
Thu Sep 21, 2006 7:43 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beaverton, OR - New Fixer Rummer On-Sale
Replies: 47
Views: 13163

is this the twilight zone i've entered or some sort of wack weird blog that constantly insults it's visitors? i just want to buy a house, not get into the reasons why i should lower my standards just because it is a Rummer. maybe all you real estate agents out there should tell your rummer sellers t...
by iwantarummer
Tue Sep 12, 2006 3:02 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beaverton, OR - New Fixer Rummer On-Sale
Replies: 47
Views: 13163

thank you mamma

through research in the portland area and from current rummer owners,i got several bids from radient heat specialists that know this type of system and have replaced several of them in local rummer homes. two quoted me over the phone at 10,000. as far as the inspector, he was simply giving me the fa...
by iwantarummer
Sun Sep 10, 2006 9:59 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beaverton, OR - New Fixer Rummer On-Sale
Replies: 47
Views: 13163

that's what i was thinking

i'm with you on the flipper. i did do a budget on all the repairs that needed to be done, quite conservatively. and think, they will not be able to flip it and make a profit. if they did buy for 350,000, which my agent told me was the next offer, they still need to put it at least 50,000 for repairs...
by iwantarummer
Fri Sep 08, 2006 10:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beaverton, OR - New Fixer Rummer On-Sale
Replies: 47
Views: 13163

always get an inspection!!!

i won the bidding war on this house, originally. i loved it and was very anxious for the inspection. here are the inspector notes: roof needs to be replaced asap (telltale signs of leaks in the dining room, laundry room, fireplace, exterior fireplace, master bath) skylights need to be repaired/repla...
by iwantarummer
Fri Sep 08, 2006 3:20 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beaverton, OR - New Fixer Rummer On-Sale
Replies: 47
Views: 13163

needs some work

i saw this house and loved it.
what the realtor won't tell you, yours or otherwise, is that it needs
a tremendous amount of work.

from roof to flooring this house is a FIXER.

buyer beware.

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