What's the Miter with the Corner | Brookline Mid-century Modern House
Coming up on This Old House Our Mid-century Modern house mixes stained and painted siding, typical of this style of architecture. Kevin finds Tommy using two methods for the corner edge detail. The stone wall on the front of our house was in rough shape and the sewer work took it over the edge. It's Mark McCullough's job to put it back together. But first he has to find a source for puddingstone. Thirteen years ago we tackled our first mid-century modern, a rundown house in Cambridge, MA.
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- Ch 478This Old House TVComing up on This Old House Today is the day the net-zero house gets turned over to the Powers family. Kevin and Tommy pick up builder Jeff at the Idea House and drive to Jamestown. Jeff's challenges were to make the house efficient but also make it fit in with the neighborhood. Donald meets them outside and shows them the exterior transformation. The coastal landscape already looks mature and is divided into many separate "rooms" for entertainment and projects.This Old House TVComing up on This Old House Kevin opens the show in Providence, RI to meet the homeowners at their architecture office. Donald and Dana drew the plans for their renovation and they also worked out the design decisions, as they often do with their clients. Selecting a light wood flooring as their starting point, they used the simple and contemporary living space for making their other choices.