Articles will be added from time to time.
|Dollhouse Builds share your build here||click on one of these links to go to a photo gallery|
|Building an RGT Newport in Brick||Techniques||Dollhouse Wiring|
|John's Bostonian||How to Dye Shingles|
|Apple Blossom Assembly photos||Valley Shingles Slideshow for JM1065 applies to many|
|Half Flashing - add copper to valleys|
|Bungalow (B-1920)||1065: a few details|
|Junior houses||Shingle a Gazebo Porch|
|Victoria's Farmhouse (JM 1065)||(or when the porch is built before drawing shingle lines)|
|Painted Lady||Install Dividers Customize a Divider|
|1700 Series houses||Flashing|
|Sophistikits Foxhall||Railings: Painting and Assembly|
|Using a Miter Box|
|Lincoln Springfield Home (shingling)||Cut an Electrification Slot in a floor|
|LH100 Lighthouse||Floor material identification and finishing|
|Connect a Lighthouse to a Keeper's house|
|Customizing||Cut a door with a knife|
|Planter and Trellis Assembly||Cut a door with a jigsaw|
|Vignette: wallpaper and strip flooring||Cut a new stair hole with a craft knife|
|MM-950||Change the direction a door swings|
|BA2014 the Collectibles Cabinet|
|Repair||Taking Things Apart|
|CH55 Door Panels||Remove a Corner Trim (embeded YouTube filmclip)|
|CH55 Window||Fix a Jr. door (exterior)|
|CH55 Belltower Window||Re-attach a trimstrip on an 00095|
|CH55 Steeple||Fix a 00092 Rail (embeded YouTube filmclip)|
|Disassembly: Remove a floor without hurting the house|
|movie||Use a Heat gun to remove a window and shutters: this is after 2+ minutes of heating, moving the heat gun all the time, and checking constantly so the window doesn't get too hot to touch|
|movie||Use a Heat gun to remove a trim corner: moving the heat gun all the time, and checking constantly so the paint doesn't get too hot to touch|
|Missing instructions? Ask on the "Links" page, I will try to get them and post them here|
|I collect old, obsolete instructions from companies that are out of business. If you have some to share, let me know|
This demo was made to help a dollhouse owner whose 00092 siderail was broken off.
Pick and choose between the steps shown in this demo for the ones that apply to your need.
The "Dowel Locator" was from Real Good Toys.
Nail polish and the old style correction fluid are lacquer based and are suitable for repair of this product's paint. Look for "extremely flammible" on the warning label to identify lacquer based correction fluid.