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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…

Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-one in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are trying to decide what to do with Mom’s poorly painted interior doors. It certainly was a dilemma for the ages….did I want to take on yet another refinishing project?! No, I really didn’t, but I felt Like I HAD to…

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo  – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are turning our attention to Mom’s screen door! I was thrilled that the screen door in Mom’s Condo was the original wood door with a wrought iron accent at the bottom, but boy – the poor door was in desperate…

Vintage 1950s Etched Glass Shower Door Catalog……Dreaming about a Mid Century Bathroom!

Vintage 1950s Etched Glass Shower Door Catalog……Dreaming about a Mid Century Bathroom!

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By Sara In AZ I’ve been dreaming about vintage etched glass shower doors lately, just like this one that Eartha Kitsch did a post about a while ago.   We have a shower door similar in look to the one above here at the ranch…..minus the cute etched design, ours…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Vintage NuTone Starburst Doorbell

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Vintage NuTone Starburst Doorbell

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By Sara In AZ Ok, so we had a perfectly good doorbell here at the ranch. Yes, it was original and there was no problem with it at all but………………. …………it wasn’t this epic NuTone starburst doorbell!!!!! Squee!!!!! RetroRuth and her Mr. gave Mike and I this doorbell as a gift…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Changing Up The Laundry Bedroom Door

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Changing Up The Laundry Bedroom Door

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By Sara In AZ The laundry bedroom door, the laundry bedroom door, we’ve got to change that laundry bedroom door….that door was Mike’s obsession for days when we first got the house! He seriously hated it! Well, not the door itself……the “smallness” of it! OK, I have to admit he…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Doorknob Weirdness

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Doorknob Weirdness

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By Sara In AZ So I guess this post is not so much a ‘rehab’ post……more of a ‘what do you make of this’ type post. We knew when we bought our ranch pretty much everything was original right on down to the door hardware. We hadn’t given the knobs…

Vintage 1950s/1960s Amerock Cabinet Hardware Catalog Part 2

Vintage 1950s/1960s Amerock Cabinet Hardware Catalog Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Today we’ll see the final pages of my vintage Amerock catalog…..if only we could still get our hands on this stuff! I don’t know why, but I have a complete fascination with these concealed hinges…..love them! Eeeeeeeeeee!!!! We actually have some of this hardware at the…

Vintage 1950s/1960s Amerock Cabinet Hardware Catalog Part 1

Vintage 1950s/1960s Amerock Cabinet Hardware Catalog Part 1

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By Sara In AZ I super-duper love vintage door and cabinet hardware…so when I saw this old Amerock Hardware catalog up for sale I just had to have it! Let’s check out all the retro goodness! It’s only the front cover and already I’m swooning! I love, love, LOVE all…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Repairing Our Vintage Swing Door

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Repairing Our Vintage Swing Door

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By Sara In AZ Last week we saw the restoration of the hutch in the bedroom off of the laundry….this week we have to restore the swing door between the kitchen and the dining room. We really liked this swinging door but the first time we tried to “swing” it…

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