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Diane Schwind
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  • Sun City, CA
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Greene and Greene roofing

Has anyone seen a roof on the Greene&Greene bungalows and understand how they layered the gray roofing over the rafter tails. Looks like a whole different roof sitting on top of the rafters, in…Continue

Started Apr 12, 2015


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Tell us about yourself:
I am interested in the Greene&Greene Bungalows of Pasadena. I am interested in resources/craftsmen to recreate the LOOK.
Tell us about your Arts & Crafts house experiences and dreams:
I have a small two story house that's bones are Arts and Crafts and could be converted into a Greene&Greene style.
I'm finding that many skilled craftsmen live near the coast (Ca.) and am struggling with how to not $1,000,000,000.on a $100,000. house. Trying to find roofing resources to recreate the flat rolled roof of 1906 Duncan-Irwin house, by Greene&Greene. They used asbestos according my resources,which could not be duplicated today. All of the roofers I have spoken to think I'm nuts. Old wood Craftsman window screens? My dream is to live out my years in my mini Greene&Greene bungalow!

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At 12:51pm on October 19, 2015, FRANK KWABENA said…

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