Name: Carrie Brown
Location: Burbank, CA
Size: 800 sf
Years lived in: 4
Carrie, a graphic designer who lists furniture refurbishing as a hobby, sent in a detailed account of her modest sized 1964 Burbank apartment to share:
The original family still owns the property, and they also live on the premises. They have maintained the majority of the stuff around here. The water heaters and outdoor lighting are solar powered. They replaced the wall air conditioners with energy efficient ones. The swimming pool is now a garden. Carrie is constantly redecorating, and searching for vintage pieces. Most of my finds are from Craigslist, flea markets, and a couple pieces I have found randomly driving down the street...
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