Remodeling, decor and home improvement for mid century and vintage homes
We help you remodel and decorate your home in mid-century and vintage style.
Renovate your kitchen
or your bathroom
tour a time capsule
... and share in a like-minded community passionate about their old houses.
readers and their kitchens
Elizabeth’s 1965 kitchen before and after — from gloomy … to retrolicious
Mamie Eisenhower: Unwitting creator of THE iconic color of the 50s, “Mamie Pink”
Boomerang laminate samples of our new collection — “Retro Renovation® by Wilsonart” — now available
Kitchen Help Category
We've written quite a few stories about pink kitchens, too!
Very importantly: Always remember to
Be Safe / Renovate Safe
1953 Sears steel kitchen cabinets — painted pink — take center stage...
Christine gives her pink 1962 Lyon kitchen some retro TLC — including Retr...
Vintage-style kitchen in the pink...
We hear from Nora following her pink kitchen and pink bathroom fame...
A retro pink kitchen at Pottery Barn… too bad it’s for kids...
ReStore Habitat for Humanity locations in the U.S....
1962 GE time capsule kitchen – for sale...
73 pink kitchens – all in a new slide show...
61 Mamie Pink Kitchens: Some of the best for last...
61 Mamie Pink Kitchens: “Two-tone” is the theme today...
Mamie Pink Kitchens: Day four, with some new all-time favorites to discover...
61 Mamie Pink Kitchens: Day 3 with these midcentury marvels...
61 Mamie Pink Kitchens: It’s day two immersed in this classic 50s color...
61 Mamie Pink Kitchens: Let’s start with 10 from the big name brands ̵...
50s kitchen and bathroom – in the pink – with Beauty Queen...
1953 Formica pink kitchen – today’s kitchen flashback design...
BE SAFE / RENOVATE SAFE!
Get informed and be aware about the environmental & safety hazards in old homes, materials and products. #1 RULE: Consult with your own properly licensed professionals. More info:
See our Be Safe/Renovate page
EPA asbestos website
EPA lead website
U.S.F.A. – fire safety
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