Volz O'Connell Hutson
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Austin Texas Residence traditional-bathroom

Austin Texas Residence

The restoration of an 1899 Queen Anne design, with columns and double gallery added ca. 1910 to update the house in the Colonial Revival style with sweeping front and side porches up and downstairs, and a new carriage house apartment. All the rooms and ceilings are wallpapered, original oak trim is stained, restoration of original light fixtures and replacement of missing ones, short, sheer curtains and roller shades at the windows. The project included a small kitchen addition and master bath, and the attic was converted to a guest bedroom and bath.

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July 9, 2014
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Volz O'Connell Hutson
You're right, that fixture is a reproduction. Unfortunately I don't have any information on it.
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November 25, 2013
oceantasi75 wrote:
toilet - brand, please?
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Volz O'Connell Hutson
That toilet is not a new purchase.
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March 28, 2013
jcarlhines wrote:
What are the wood floor species
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Good day, could you let me know the size of the bathroom? How long and how large, thank you.
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Volz O'Connell Hutson
There is already a great deal of talk about both the size of the bathroom and the tub in another discussion about this photo. Instead of cutting and pasting a lengthy string here, I'm going to let you go look for it. Thanks for asking.
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February 3, 2013
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Volz O'Connell Hutson
Working in historic preservation we usually source from antique shops, estate sales, and/or auctions with the intent to refurbish.

And as food for thought I'm going to cut-n-paste a similar discussion. imlaurel: "Before you replace a regular tub, decide if you really want to have to clean under and behind a clawfoot. If you like long soaks, some clawfoots don't hold the heat and you spend so much time adding hot water to keep warm that it isn't relaxing."

And we added "We agree with Laurel's comment. It is important to do research first. We work with historic cast iron tubs which have superior heat retention but they are also very heavy, especially once loaded with water."
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Classic Clawfoot Tubs
vivianmensah - We offer a traditional 67" rolled rim clawfoot tub like this one on our website. http://www.classicclawfoottubs.com/
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September 25, 2012
ffud wrote:
What is the paint colour? Thank you
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CapeRace Cultural Adventures
any way we can get the formula?
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Alicia Mg
Where is the shower rod from? Thank you!
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May 21, 2012
Terri Tucker wrote:
What are the deminsions of this bathroom?
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What are the two colors on the wall?
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They are custom colors based on a historic paint analysis
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