Sunday, March 29, 2009

Newport Hills Photo Gallery II

Newport Hills has garage doors to die for. The Boeing Boom provided neighbors with the extra steady income that caused families to purchase two cars and the two-car garages to house them in. The need arose to tame all that bare external wall with something--creative--but these are engineers, remember. Organization counts.

So many originals remain that Eff-Stop Local (click on his blog at right) has begun a typology of Newport Hills garage doors. To get the full effect you have to visit his site to see them in all their glory, neatly categorized with his wry comments on the side.

I really love these and think everyone should be envious of our incredible collection, available to all anytime you go for a walk.

In honor of Eff-Stop's newest category, chevrons, here are just a few of my favorites from previous posts: