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                           designs@arcink.com

          From Locations in Truckee, Ca;  Golden Valley, Mn;  & Harvard, Ma.

 I will consider projects in any area of the United States.     Some areas of special interest and experience for me include Maine - New Hampshire - Massachusetts - Connecticut - Vermont - New York's Hudson River Valley - Pennsylvania -  Wisconsin -Minneapolis, Minnesota - the West coast from Carmel, Ca. to Portland, Oregon - Tahoe, San Francisco, and the Bay Area - Sante Fe & Taos, New Mexico - and the Pheonix, Arizona area.

Resources for our visitors

Here we've provided some links to help you find the building needs

and for finishing touches for your home.                                    

 

Organization Links :

Traditional Building Magazine
Resources for commercial, civic, institutional, and religious building projects
www.traditionalbuilding.com

Restoration Trades Exchange
Find local Artisans, Contractors and Designers, many great features, see menu on left side for choices. 
www.restorationtradesdirectory.com

Arts and Crafts Society
Providing an on-line "home" for the present-day Arts & Crafts Movement community.
www.arts-crafts.com

 

Service Links :

BeautifulHome101.com
Home construction, construction materials, tools, plans & design
Besides your construction materials and construction tools you will find loads of other helpful information online.
www.beautiful-home-101.com/construction-101.html

BuilderCentral.com
Comprehensive Home Builder Web Directory
Building industry directory designed to help you find home builder, home improvement, contractor and more.
www.buildercentral.com

Creative Home Decor
Create beautiful home decor - the place for decorating advice, inspiration and great sources for walls, windows, floors and more.
www.the-creative-home.com 

Historic Properties
Resource for buying and selling historic properties - from projects to completed renovations, residential to commercial, Federal to Eclectic.
www.historicproperties.com 

Home Expo
Home Improvement Remodeling and Building Directory for decorating and design; lawn and garden; do-it-yourself projects and kits; and industrial services and products.
www.homeexpo.com 

Consumer Affairs for Flooring

The flooring and carpet industry is extremely competitive, with many companies providing products and services to consumers in the residential, business, industrial and commercial sectors. Developments in technology, style and environmentally friendly practices often drive the industry. ConsumerAffairs has put together a guide comparing flooring companies that includes consumer reviews, features types and consumer profiles. https://www.consumeraffairs.com/homeowners/aaa_flooring.html#most-reviewed-1  

Illuminations Lighting Design
Lighting design firm specializing in residential and commercial indoor and outdoor lighting installation, service and maintenance. Providing control of mood and ambiance with the push of a button.
www.illuminationslighting.com 

OldHouses.com - Historic Real Estate and Old House Resources
OldHouses.com is a resource for old house lovers buying or selling historic real estate. Provides listings of historic homes for sale, an old house archive, and old house related resources.
http://www.oldhouses.com 
(Internet Business Directory for the United States] http://www.uscity.net/

Advanced Water Filters - Shower and Filters
Description: If your shower is spraying unclean water, come check out our wide variety of different shower filters.
URL: http://www.advancedwaterfilters.com 

 Auto Cad Drafting and Conversion

Description: We specialize in house plan drafting and blueprint to cad conversions.

URL: http://autocadconversion.com

 

Commercial Links :

Victorian Era Artworks

Original Fine Art especially appropriate for Your Victorian Era Home.   www.victorianhomesdecor.com

Ball and Ball
Antique Hardware Reproductions and Restoration for 18th Century through Victorian periods.
www.ballandball-us.com 

Good Time Stove Co.
Specialize in restoring and selling the finest vintage antique heating stoves and kitchen ranges available. When purchasing a stove from the Good Time Stove Co. you will receive an original antique stove with a museum-quality restoration.
www.goodtimestove.com 

Wilshire Fireplace Shops
Since 1924, featuring contemporary, traditional, antique, and custom designed fireplace equipment with an extensive line of andirons, tool sets, fireplace screens, stoves, fireplace (natural gas, wood, propane), electric fireplace, fireplace mantels, gas logs, glass doors, fireplace accessories, custom fireplace screens, barbecues, mail boxes, and weathervanes.
www.wilshirefireplace.com 

 

Educational Links :

Purify Your Air
Information on the various types of air filters. Advice on how to reduce allergies and choose the best air purifier for your house or office.
www.home-air-filter-edu.com

Home Design Sense

A Huge Reference site for homeowner's, decorator's and designer's where you can find information about design, color, home staging, redesign, a giant Home Reference Library and more. Post your remodeling videos and join "The Habitat" a Decorating Social Community!
www.homedesignsense.com

Federal Style Patterns 1780-1820

(book review by John Wiley & Sons)
"In spite of a renewed interest in and enthusiasm for America's Federal Style, a Federal Style pattern book has not been published in over 200 years and until now, there was no single volume source to turn to for examples of the appearance of Federal Style interior architectural treatments."
www.federalstyle.com

Home Flooring

Tips and reviews on home flooring. Great information on laminate, hardwood, vinyl, carpet, tile, bamboo, and cork flooring.
www.home-flooring-guide.net

 

General Links :

My Sweet Home
www.my-sweet-home.co.cc 

A Comprehensive Website - Home & Garden Resources Exchange

http://www.edirectoryworld.com/HomeGarden.html 

To suggest additional links for this page please e-mail us at designs@arcink.com.

Please note: we are most interested in reciprocal links with sites of Direct relation to Home Design, mostly non-commercial sites and within the USA.