Archive for August 2014

Annual Board and Members Meeting 2014

Are you a member and missed last month’s annual board meeting and cookout? Don’t worry, we’ve got a quick recap for you right here. After just over nine months of operation, the Nevada Preservation Foundation is off to a great start! To date, we have accumulated 63 members. A big THANK YOU to everyone whose membership…

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NPF’s Free Educational Program: William Krisel Documentary

On August 23rd, the Nevada Preservation Foundation is excited to present an educational documentary focusing on the life and works of William Krisel. More notable for his prolific career as a modernist architect in Southern California and Palm Springs, Krisel also has a significant amount of residential projects here in the Paradise Palms housing tracts.…

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Cast Iron Pipes: What You Can Expect in Older Houses

Shortly after I purchased my first home here in Beverly Green, I was pretty naive as to what owning an older home can mean and what to expect. I planned and budgeted oh so carefully for the items my inspector had red-flagged and all the small cosmetic renovations I planned on making. After only two…

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