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Hugh Hefner’s Playboy Mansion

It is the end of an era. Playboy Enterprises is selling the Playboy Mansion  for $200 million dollars. There is only one stipulation though, whoever, buys the historic property has to allow Hugh Hefner to live there until he dies. When Hefner and Playboy bought the property in 1971 for …

Forrest J. Ackerman

Protecting Forrest Ackerman’s Ackermansion

Forest Ackerman was a well-known and famed man in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Community. He held numerous tiles over the years; writer, literary agent, magazine editor, film expert, creator of science fiction fandom, but most importantly the world’s most avid collector of genre books and movie memorabilia. Throughout his …

stephen king

Stephen King’s House in Bangor Maine

Originally built in 1870, the William Arnold House is one of the most photographed private residences. But the home did not always feature the creepy spiderweb gate. It had a few additions since it was originally built.  The multi-sided tower on the left hand side of the house was added …

Paris Peace sign

Symbolism of the Eiffel Tower

Towers have evolved throughout history and cultural development and remain standing tall in the current age. They are our memories and a symbol of a future filled with hope and promise for all. There is no limit to how high we can build and travel as a society. After the …

Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood, Oregon Exterior shots for 'The Shining'

The Shining’s Architecture Influence

After 30 years of scaring audiences, the Timberline Lodges portraying The Overlook Hotel in The Shining finally has a museum.  While the majority of movie was spent inside, the interior was actually filmed in England. The exterior of the Timberline Lodges is located in the mountains of Oregon. For historical …

Swift's Goldwyn Estate

Taylor Swift Buys Historic Goldwyn Estate

In what was earlier reported to be sold to an mysterious unknown buyer reveals to be Taylor Swift. Swift spent $25 million in cash for the manor to add to her growing list of properties. Others include another estate in Beverly Hills, a Manhattan penthouse and various Nashville homes. Built …

Scenic view at Toronto city waterfront skyline at night

Signs You Need to Contact a Plumber in Toronto

There are a number of plumbing issues that a typical homeowner can handle on their own; however, there are also a number of plumbing problems that are just too big to handle on your own. This is why it is important to call for professional plumbers Toronto when an issue …