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Ranch/Rambler Homes

 Ranch Homes/ Rambler A Ranch Style home is an American original. Originating in the 1920’s with the post war boom of the middle class, this architectural style home fused modernist ideas with the American Western period of wide open spaces to create a casual lifestyle. One story living with a long low pitch roof and deep overhanging eaves. The roof line was primarily cross gabled, single gable or hip. The home itself was either rectangular, L or U Shaped. Many had an attached garage, others none at all. The floor plan was simple with the living area separate from the bedrooms. Often times a sliding glass door leads to a patio and feature large glass windows. The exterior materials used where typically locally sourced and mixed such as stucco, brick, wood or stone. By the 1950’s, nine in every 10 homes built were a Ranch or Rambler style. By the late 20th Century the Ranch style home began to wane and Neo-Eclectic homes became the rage with their combination of the Cape Cod, Mission, T

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Hope everyone has had a great start to their week. Yesterday I was super tired since a tree down the street dropped a limb on the electric wire leading to our house allowing us to be without power for hours. I already have the hardest time falling asleep as it is and without my Criminal Minds lulling me to sleep in the background, the darkness just kept me staring into blackness. 

Today has been better. I went in for a meeting about Facebook ads for work and have been working on a future post I'll be posting soon. I thought I'd share a couple random thoughts on what I am busy doing now.



Took My New Agent Photo for my new Career!
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Getting Molly a medical bath because of her itching. 
Douglas turns 17 on the 16th.




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