Title: Claire Armstrong, boyfriend Andy, and two cats, Toki and Aspen
Location: Glassell Park — Los Angeles, California
Measurement: 1,200 sq. toes
Years lived in: four months, owned
This home was in-built Mar Vista in 1939 and moved to the present lot in Glassell Park in 1956 together with a indifferent storage from South LA. It has solely had one proprietor who tended a phenomenal backyard and had fascinating style in wallpaper and DIY enhancements. I simply moved in with my boyfriend Andy, who has been serving to me repair it as much as look nearly as good as I image it in my head. We even have two cats, Toki and Aspen.
The price was round $40Ok. $5K for home equipment (together with new laundry nook and tankless water heater, not pictured), $10Ok for supplies (Caeserstone counter tops, IKEA cupboards, and Semihandmade fronts), and the remainder on labor (together with engineering for taking down the load bearing wall).
Describe your own home’s fashion in 5 phrases or much less: Mid-century bungalow man-cave cat-haven
What’s your favourite room and why? I actually just like the den as a result of it has a ’70s vibe, moist bar, and hearth. It’s the place I select to maintain my document assortment, devices, and computer systems as a result of it appears cozy and like a spot to socialize.
In the event you may magically change one thing about your own home, what wouldn’t it be? Now that I simply redid the kitchen, I wish to transfer extra partitions within the different half of the home and redo the loos and add on a deck outdoors the master bedroom!
Any recommendation for creating a house you’re keen on? Decide issues that make your life simpler and in addition make you smile.