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This neighborhood is developing at warp speed. It’s been a challenge to keep the property looking equal to the dozens of new units that dominate the street scape. The interior has suffered as patterns of daylight and air circulation have shifted. Though little major rearrangement has been necessary, I’ve had to rethink every space.
One straightforward change rescued the kitchen from slummy oblivion: I simply replaced the spots in the little Bakelite socket/aluminum shaded pendants I had shucked out of shop lights and illuminated the kitchen counter with pricey Edison-base quartz halogen bulbs.
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