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by Mod' i-fy
Wed Nov 02, 2011 6:58 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Pasadena, CA -- John Kelsey of Ladd & Kelsey -- $2.6M
Replies: 1
Views: 1609

I totally agree...
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Oct 26, 2011 5:21 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Desert Hot Springs, CA: Marmol-Radziner Pre-Fab Price Plunge
Replies: 4
Views: 2364

^^ so funny most these projects are not practical for daily living, well not comfortably anyway. They're only good for touring really.
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Oct 11, 2011 6:39 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: our MCM Featured in 360 West Magazine!!
Replies: 12
Views: 5238

Beautiful home indeed.
I too would have fell in love once I walked through those front doors.
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Oct 11, 2011 6:34 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Survey on Midcentury Modern Buying Decisions
Replies: 5
Views: 2242

Survey completed. :wink:
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Oct 11, 2011 6:16 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Granada Hills, CA Balboa Highlands, Eichler/ Claude Oakland
Replies: 3
Views: 2885

Absolutely beautiful! This is not my favorite eichler design nor do I like painted wood ceilings but this one I really like...
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:31 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Eagle Rock, CA. 1954. $479,000
Replies: 2
Views: 1639

Agreed. This one that needs to be shown empty. Looks like they tried to hard to mimic the photos in a 2001 AD magazine.
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Sep 29, 2011 8:18 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 100 Ways to Improve Your Mid-Century Modern Home
Replies: 40
Views: 44873

1. Buy one. Buy two if you can. Buy a really dilapidated/remuddled one for restoration & preservation. (We are in process of buying at least one) 2. Replacing large single pane glass with double pane units in colder climates by setting new insulated units into the existing wood window wall and a...
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Sep 28, 2011 4:45 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 100 Ways to Screw Up Your Mid-Century Modern Home
Replies: 237
Views: 226290

Funny thing with #98
I had a friend suggest this because she felt my home reminded her of a log cabin. Eh yeah I kicked her out.
by Mod' i-fy
Fri Sep 23, 2011 9:43 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Scowsa's Home in Culver City Part 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4796

Site is so funny. I've hated dwell since it hit the news stands but whenever someone ask me why I could never explain it, it's like they try so hard they over compensate on everything. Thanks egads that site has put into words what I have been unable to express for some time now. My favorite one so ...
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Scowsa's Home in Culver City Part 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4796

That's cool, well I truely think your house should be featured in mag be it Sunset or dwell (probably to sterile for them though) it seems as though they like homes that are overly cluttered with a bunch of "forward thinking" crap. I always wondered if people really live like that., I supp...
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Sep 21, 2011 5:55 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Scowsa's Home in Culver City Part 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4796

Op I absolutely love your home, are you the only custom in the neighborhood? I love new construction modeled after MCM. I was just in Palm Springs looking at that new Alexander II track they are finishing up out there. Although they are watered down/dumbed down boarder-line-gimmicky knockoff version...
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Sep 15, 2011 3:17 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Palm Springs, CA: Twin Palms Butterfly Krisel $675K
Replies: 1
Views: 1488

Drove past this home last month. It's stunning in person, seriously if I had the dough I would have already bought it.
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Aug 17, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Fullerton, CA - Affordable, Good Condition P&K
Replies: 2
Views: 1022

Not sure if the picture is leaving out the full design of the exterior, but is that roofline over the garage continues anywhere else on the house?
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Aug 17, 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Reseda, CA. 1953 MCM. $372,500
Replies: 3
Views: 1156

by Mod' i-fy
Wed Aug 17, 2011 12:49 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: SF Bay Area sites to see?
Replies: 3
Views: 4666

Curious to know how your trip was. Did you get to visit any spots? Were you able to get over the Golden Gate to San Rafael to see the Eichler tract at all?
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Jul 20, 2011 6:16 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Orange, CA Rare Eichler Home for Sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1910

Absolutely beautiful ...
by Mod' i-fy
Wed Jul 13, 2011 5:13 am
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Frank Sinatra's house in LA Times
Replies: 9
Views: 8922

3 Bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, thats very weird..
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jul 12, 2011 7:52 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Color photos of Bunker Hill
Replies: 6
Views: 3594

Wow just wow, so Buncker Hill is just leveled out downtown skyscrapers now.......Its amazing how a whole community can be completely scratched off the grid like that with absolutely no traces of what was before. This reminds me of downtown Oakland Ca, before it was all dense Oak forest trees on the ...
by Mod' i-fy
Mon Jul 11, 2011 5:45 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: "New" MCM Polaroids
Replies: 11
Views: 8285

Here's one I did not to long ago.
These sit on my office desk at work.


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by Mod' i-fy
Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:40 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Pearsall/Kagan Style bentwood walnut end table(2460-T24)
Replies: 4
Views: 4843

Real groovy pieces there... ***
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:32 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: So the wife and I are out for our walk and I see this....
Replies: 6
Views: 6311

I know, one with a broken leg too... :cry:
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jul 05, 2011 10:20 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: So the wife and I are out for our walk and I see this....
Replies: 6
Views: 6311

True as I have sat in some copies that were slightly different but more comfy.

Please note if I were to have dragged that mess out my wife would have inflicted a single death blow to me... :) besides I had no desire to touch it as it was pretty bad anyway.
by Mod' i-fy
Thu Jun 30, 2011 10:49 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: So the wife and I are out for our walk and I see this....
Replies: 6
Views: 6311

So the wife and I are out for our walk and I see this....

http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l313/RENOG/50a0da94.jpg The house was empty and being cleaned out, this was probably stored in their back yard or in the back of their garage. Just looking at seats its not genuine. I didn't get any closer than the distance the picture was taken, besides I had no r...
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jun 14, 2011 6:00 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Beverly Hills, CA -- Groovy 60's Modern
Replies: 4
Views: 1682

by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:46 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Eichler Floorplan?
Replies: 6
Views: 3501

by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: So anyone know-Modern Tract in Ventura Ca.
Replies: 3
Views: 3210

by Mod' i-fy
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:19 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Mailbox (Post & Mount) MCM
Replies: 19
Views: 15067

by Mod' i-fy
Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:57 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Advanced Interior Designs in SF
Replies: 4
Views: 5298

Don't know if I trust Yelp, I've read waaay to many stories of the sites bad practices. I've been meaning to stop by there since I'm local.
by Mod' i-fy
Tue Feb 22, 2011 11:21 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Some houses are more attractive than others-
Replies: 9
Views: 2218

I loath houses like that, it looks like the side of a late 80's early 90's 'modern' appartment complex, when developers/ builders were trying to pass off siding as the new stucco..

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