Inside Frank Lloyd Wright’s Boulter House in Clifton

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Ben Dombar oversaw construction of this Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian, which has managed to survive structural issues and renovations to find new life. By Lisa Murtha -May 3, 2019, link to original article. PHOTOGRAPH BY RYAN KURTZ Frank Lloyd Wright is perhaps best known for his most unusual and prestigious designs: Pennsylvania’s Fallingwater, Wisconsin’s SC […]

Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian house in Cincinnati, OH FOR SALE

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For immediate release, Jan. 11, 2019 #theBOULTERhouse by Frank Lloyd Wright. One of only 3 Wright homes built in Cincinnati during his lifetime. 2 story USONIAN w/4 beds + study loaded with trademark Wright features – radiant heated floors, expanses of glass & walkouts, cantilevered balcony, built in furniture, desks and bookshelves all with strong horizontal lines. Home […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright house in Cincinnati will hit the market for $695K, Cincinnati Enquirer

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Have you ever dreamed of owning a famous piece of architecture? Now’s your chance. Frank Loyd Wright’s “Boulter House” in Clifton (Photo: Steve Pazst) The “Boulter House” in Clifton, designed in 1954 by famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, is set to hit the market later this month for $695,000. Owners Chuck Lohre and his wife, […]

Refinishing a Frank Lloyd Wright house – 1st Coat Sikkens Cetol 1

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It took us months to decide what to do with the parts of the home that needed refinishing. Should we use the latex like paint that the house was painted with in the 90s? The original Monsanto product was taken off the market as carcinogenic. As much as it would be easy to just paint the house in as close a match to the existing as possible, Janet and I longed to have the wood grain come out as we had seen on many of the other Frank Lloyd Wright homes we visited.

Refinishing a Frank Lloyd Wright house – Putty Nail Holes & Cracks

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It is a beautiful Fall day to replace all the screws on the south side of Cedric’s balcony and putty all the nail holes and cracks. Took off Wednesday afternoon to treat the surface with 4 oz of TSP, 1 quart of Clorox and three quarts of water. Will sand and paint the first coat of Sikkens Cetol 1 tomorrow.