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Question occured to me: The exterior boards,
(- the issue may have been discussed in another thread.)
They are either painted or stained
Look heavily stained to me - not a bad look in these shots.
But wondering what the consensus judgement is among us who pay attention on WrightChat concerning the preferred finish for a Usonian?
What is the opinion regarding the following:
1.) If I am correct Wright specified unfinished exterior boards for all Usonians.
2.) This proves inadequate and impractical unless owner has annual maintenance program.
3.) Finally, how does one argue for the best exterior finish for a Usonian; visual or maintenance priorities?
The current owner has plans to replace the fixed glass and replace with the doors on the blueprints. The only problem I see with this is that it will make an already dark living room darker.Tom wrote:Fixed glass between piers - strikes me as unusual.
Would have thought them to be opening french doors.