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by babyblue65bird
Sat Sep 20, 2003 1:07 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Drive Ins
Replies: 13
Views: 3867

by babyblue65bird
Thu Sep 04, 2003 8:59 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: retro looking refrigerator not too pricey
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

Refrigerators do not emit freon gas during normal use. The freon is sealed withing the workings of the refrigeration system. The only differences you will notice between an old refrigerator and a new one are the weight (new ones are much lighter than old ones due to the extensive use of plastic), th...
by babyblue65bird
Tue Aug 05, 2003 8:39 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: Seeking Retropliances
Replies: 8
Views: 3048

There is also a cool vintage appliance store on Hollywood Boulevard, a few blocks west of Western on the north side of the street. Lots of 40's-50's stoves and refrigerators in there. I bought a very cool late 60's Maytag washer and dryer in great shape (in avocado green!) from H&M appliances in Res...
by babyblue65bird
Tue Aug 05, 2003 8:30 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Modern homes on 10400 block of Reseda Blvd.
Replies: 4
Views: 1128

I drove around that neighborhood last night on my way home. There are some very nice houses indeed in there! There are also a few whose owners seem oblivious to the nature of the homes and are allowing them to decay. And then there are a couple of them that have some really poorly planned and execut...
by babyblue65bird
Mon Aug 04, 2003 1:07 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Modern homes on 10400 block of Reseda Blvd.
Replies: 4
Views: 1128

Modern homes on 10400 block of Reseda Blvd.

Does anyone know anything about the row of 4 modern homes on the eastern side of the 10400 block of Reseda Boulevard? There are 4 distinctly different modern designs, the most interesting of which (at least to me) has a wall of giant vertical louvers with windows set behind breezeblock in the openin...
by babyblue65bird
Mon Jul 21, 2003 5:01 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Pink GE "Kitchen of the Future" appliances
Replies: 4
Views: 2403

appliance afficionados

I'm a member of the discussion board at www.classicappliances.com ; these are the folks who will go cross country to rescue cool appliances. Let them know what you've got and they will help you find a home for it!
by babyblue65bird
Wed Jul 02, 2003 1:53 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: LAX mosaic murals
Replies: 14
Views: 3482

I always play "The Sounds of Silence" in my head when I walk down those hallways. I vividly remember seeing it on my first trip to LA in 1999 and thinking I remembered seeing the mosaic in The Graduate (a subsequent viewing proved me wrong). I love those things; with all of the renovation going on i...

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