From floor clocks

Ohio Grandfather Clock

On the second floor of the Capitol Building stands a grandfather clock that had garnered a lot of attention in the news about the Countdown to a potential Government Financial default and counting up of the days since the Federal Government has shut down and “non-essential” workers remain at home.  During this Debt Ceiling Limit …

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Complete Resource of Information on Grandfather Clocks

When shopping for grandfather clocks online, or looking for the best grandfather clock discount, knowledge of the market is critical to any savvy buyer.  Unless one happens to be an expert at their local Grandfather Clock Store or Furniture Retail Store which may have grandfather clocks on sale, the array of choices can become very …

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Mitchell Owens explores the beauty of painted floors, as seen in one of Manhattan’s grandest townhouses, currently on the market

With 125 East 70th Street, one of Manhattan’s grandest townhouses, going up for sale, Mitchell Owens explores the beauty of painted floors

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Grandfather Clocks History Past-Present

Some grandfather clock history and clocks history never gets old.  Just look at the stories of Simon Willard, Aaron Willard and Benjamin Willard.  An article written in 1936 is still as informative and interesting to a clocks historian as one written today.  Grandfather Clocks enthusiasts are sure to minimally find this interesting. Richmond Times-Dispatch May …

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Grandfather Clock Repair in California

At 1-800-4CLOCKS, we get requests not only from all over the USA, but also from around the world, regarding where individuals and organizations should go to get their timepiece repaired.  Grandfather Clocks are the most frequently requested category, whether a Howard Miller Grandfather Clock that is no longer under warranty, or a 120 year old …

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Clock Collecting Across Generations

I’m also pleasantly surprised that my daughter and son have shown some interest in clocks as well.  Initially they had not shown much interest in the grandfather clock idea, but I’m hoping that all these new clocks will help spark an interest, or at least all the exposure to my interest in clocks over the …

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Clocks Index

Consumers of all industrial and personal use items have heard of and to some degree follow the Consumer Confidence Index.  People on Wall Street and Economists all look at the Index of Leading Economic Indicators.  Manufacturers and economists alike look at the Consumer Price Index, or CPI, as among other things as a  bellwether for …

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Nathan Turner Goes Shopping at Atlanta’s Scott Antique Markets

The traveling tastemaker heads to Atlanta for his first visit to the famous antiques fair

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Links We Love: What we’re reading this week

What we’re reading this week: AD’s favorite stories from around the web

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The Architect’s Eye: The Other White House

On the eve of MoMA’s most expansive Le Corbusier exhibit ever, Lee F. Mindel visits one of the architect’s lesser-known masterpieces—his family residence in Switzerland

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