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Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vent Fans with New Old Stock Chrome Covers in the Bathrooms!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vent Fans with New Old Stock Chrome Covers in the Bathrooms!

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By Sara In AZ   Ok, wow! This is a very long, drawn out project…..this project started way before we even moved into the retro ranch! SO K-Razy!!! Here is the story. None of the bathrooms here at the ranch have a vent fan…not one single one. All of the…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Front Door Restoration

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Front Door Restoration

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By Sara In AZ   So, we have this front door. A solid wood front door. It’s a secret I’ve been hiding….but we’ll just bust that little secret wide open right here and now! It is the original front door from the 1960s…the decorative flower like designs match the built-in…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing New Vintage Look Mosaic Tile Flooring in the Hall Bathroom

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing New Vintage Look Mosaic Tile Flooring in the Hall Bathroom

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By Sara In AZ   I can’t believe we FINALLY made it to the flooring part of this renovation!!! Whoooooo-weeeeeeeeee!!!! There was nothing I was looking forward to more during this rehab than changing out the flooring in this bathroom! As I said before, the sellers of our house pulled…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vintage New Old Stock Moen Boutique Bathroom Faucets

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vintage New Old Stock Moen Boutique Bathroom Faucets

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By Sara In AZ   Let’s all get in the time machine and travel back to mid-2014…we had just bought the retro ranch months earlier and as we were rehabbing the house I was starting to ponder what kind of faucets we should install in all of the bathrooms. This…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : It’s Time To Paint the Hall Bathroom!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : It’s Time To Paint the Hall Bathroom!

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By Sara In AZ   OK, so….the hall bath – let’s refresh our memories once again on what it looked like when we started this renovation! It was a sea of beige! I had painted the trim and the cabinets before we moved in and then we left the room…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing A Vintage New Old Stock Miami Carey Turnette!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing A Vintage New Old Stock Miami Carey Turnette!

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By Sara In AZ   What is a “Turnette” you ask!? Why it’s the ever popular chrome rotating toothbrush holder! I managed to come across one being auctioned  on eBay a long while back and I was quite intrigued by it since it was NOS! I was thrilled when I…

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Continuing on with re-posting my Heywood Wakefield refinishing series…….we are refinishing a set of Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands this week! I scored these pieces of H-W at an antique store in Texas! These night stands were actually for sale with an entire bedroom set…a headboard and a high and low dresser.…

Refinishing A Heywood Wakefield Corner Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing A Heywood Wakefield Corner Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Continuing on with re-posting my Heywood Wakefield refinishing series…….we are refinishing a Heywood Wakefield Corner Table this week! I scored this piece of H-W at a local thrift store and I was thrilled that I found a piece of H-W SO cheap! I was so happy I didn’t have to…

Reader Sara’s Refinished Heywood Wakefield Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

Reader Sara’s Refinished Heywood Wakefield Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Since Mom’s Time Capsule Condo Series wrapped up last Thursday I thought I’d keep going with the “Retro Rewind” on Thursday’s and re-post some of my other favorite posts from the past. I know we’ve gained so many new readers since my first posts were done on refinishing my Heywood…

Time To Say Goodbye to Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…The Final Wrap Up – Thursday Retro Rewind

Time To Say Goodbye to Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…The Final Wrap Up – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-five in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have come to the end of the road….again.   It is hard to believe I originally posted this series 5 years ago, back in 2012……where o where does the time go?! I wanted to let all of you know that Mom…

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