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Plywood, the manufactured wood panel from the family of manufactured boards, which includes medium-density fiber board, particle board and chipboard, has recently been making appearances as a material for interior space. Made from thin sheets of wood veneer, Plywood used as an interior cladding, adds a modern look, which is both warm and clean. Below, we share 12 examples of how the historically inexpensive, rough material, can create a beautiful space with a finished look.
As she walked into the old, but new again building on First Street between Fenn and Federal, Holly Stover-Howard had much to say about what she remembered about the old Howard building and marveled at the new and restored one. She told the stories of her childhood – running down the hallways and up the old staircases, counting inventory of nails and screws from the first floor to the third, she brought us back to another time and place.
The Onota Building storefront on North Street in Pittsfield has been transformed into a magical holiday wonderland. Sue Allegrone decorated the space in hopes of bringing back some of the magic of Christmas as it was years ago when all of North Street’s storefront boasted beautiful window displays, bells ringing, music playing and lights twinkling. The festive holiday décor brings back that ‘Once Upon A Time’ feeling that was enjoyed by all ages many years ago…
Last Sunday night, at the Mahaiwe Preforming Arts Center annual Gala, comedian Bill Cosby entertained a sold-out house. The Mahaiwe show was actually a benefit performance to honor Lou Allegrone. Allegrone Construction Co. was selected as Construction Manager for the restoration of the renowned Mahaiwe Theatre in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, a project implemented in phases to allow the historic theater to open seasonally for Berkshire audiences. (Read more about the project here >>)
Miles from any town or city, in the western countryside of Spain, a beautiful old stable now lives as a gorgeous home, which perfectly melds an old stone exterior with a fresh and modern living space.