29 Modern Two-Story Home With Breeze-Way - chimney notch
In the 1953 diagram, the roof has a notch cut out for the chimney. I didn't want to cut my original Halsam roofing, so I cut a notch in this construction paper roof instead. This also centers the roof on the structure.
21 Tri-level Ultra-Modern Home
This design has a recessed entrance and bay window treatment. It is pictured on the Halsam-striped canister. The 1953 diagram has a fib, showing an extra-long triple lintel over the garage. I covered the hole with a coping brick.
American Plastic Bricks
THIS BLOG IS BEST READ CHRONOLOGICALLY. IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST VISIT, PLEASE CONSIDER SCROLLING ALL THE WAY DOWN TO THE EARLIEST ENTRY. Here's what the building looked like at the end of Phase Four: At the end of Phase Four there was an arcade around the perimeter of the entire building that enclosed one large courtyard which was crisscrossed by two elevated walkways. I had just bought a large set of American Plastic Bricks on Ebay and I had a lot of building materials to work with, so I…