Here you will find our best tips for projects, facts, step by step guides and lots of inspirational images.
Color scheme during the 1890´s
Historical colors for the interior during the 1890´s.
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Color scheme during the 1900´s
Historical colors for the interior during the 1890´s.
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Color scheme during the 1910´s
Historical colors for the interior during the 1910´s.
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Color scheme during the 1920´s
Historical colors for the interior during the 1920´s.
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Facts & Info - Period style windows
Windows before and after the last turn of the century.
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Facts & Info - Build your own hat or shoerack
Choose side end, tube/rod and create your own design.
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Facts & Info - Polish your stove
Iron stoves and wood stoves are easily polished with stove darkness/polish.
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Facts & Info - Seal doors and windows with wool string
Traditional sealing method - 100% wool.
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Facts & Inspo - Oxidies brass
Make your brass darken without using chemicals!
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Hang a wallpaper - Guide
Learn how to hang a wallpaper from Lim& Handtryck.
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Inspiration - Hallway
Decorate your hallway with classic materials
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Inspiration - Tiling
Combine half tiles with moldings, decorative boarders and floor trims.
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The design and functional aspects of the kitchen during 1890-1920!
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Fact - Production of traditional glass shades
Glass shades from Central Europe.
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Facts & Info - Does cast iron rust?
Three different ways to treat urns and garden furniture in cast iron.
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Facts & Info - Paint tin roof with linseed oil paint
Selder's linseed oil paint attaches to roofs, gutters and drainpipes in sheet metal.
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Facts & Info - Replacing crane gasket & cartouche
Repair your leaking crane with our step by step guide!
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Facts & Info - Wallpaper around the turn of the century
Let yourself get inspired by the old patterns and colors.
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Facts & Info - A power switch in the making
Old-fashioned power swith in porcelain manufactored by hand.
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Facts & Info - Build a radiator cover of newel posts
Get inspiration from Narvavägen in Stockholm.
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Facts & Info - Build your own hat shelf
Choose from a wide range of wooden consoles, create your own design and build your own hat shelf.
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Facts & Info - Cleaning and polishing oxidized brass
A dirty brass candle polished with Glanol!
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Facts & Info - Custom-made wood mouldings
Tailor your own wood mouldings.
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Facts & Info - Different alloys
Brass, nickel, chrome, bronze, copper and iron.
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Facts & Info - Historic locks
The lock's development from the Iron Age and into the 20th century.
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Facts & Info - Kerosene lamp - How to?
How to mount, light, extinguish and maintain - step by step.
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Facts & Info - LED bulbs - 3 things to consider before purchase
Facts about LED light bulbs. This is what you need to know.
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Facts & Info - Light your fire more environmentally friendly
Tips for lighting a fire in your fireplace or tiled stove.
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Facts & Info - Linseed soap
A pure natural product with a wide range of uses.
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Facts & Info - Sand casting
Door handles and fittings manufactured in the traditional way.
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Facts & Info - Selder & Co's Linseed oil paint
Useful information about linseed oil.
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Facts & Info - Winckelmans Floor Tiles
High quality floor tiles in several different colors and shapes.
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Inspiration - DIY-project hook rack
Create a beautiful hook list with simple means.
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Inspiration - Design your own switches
Create your own combination of switches and outlets from Fontini.
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Inspiration - Door handles with back plate
Make your own combination of door handle and backplate!
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Inspiration - Pine floors and moldings
Solid pine floor and time-typical lists in a turn-of-the-century apartment.
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Inspiration - A hint of Art Deco
Elegant bathroom interior in black & white.
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Inspiration - Bathroom ideas & design
Guest toilet in green, white and black.
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Inspiration - Bathroom in the house from the 30's
Classic bathroom interior with details in brass.
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Inspiration - Bathroom with green checkered floor tiles
Two bathroom in classic style with green checkered floor.
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Inspiration - Bathroom with shower wall
A smart solution for attaching the shower wall to the tile.
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Inspiration - Beautiful porch
New porch for a house from the turn of the last century.
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Inspiration - Built-in kitchen sofa
Build your own bench with a lid.
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Inspiration - Built-in wardrobe
With old style moldings a wardrobe in classic style is created.
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Inspiration - Cornice Mouldings & decorative elements
Beautiful stucco in apartment from 1885 on Kungsholmen, Stockholm.
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Inspiration - Create your own kitchen railing
Brass pipes for kitchen utensils.
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Inspiration - Dream kitchen at Österlen
Kitchen inspiration with sink and knobs in white porcelain.
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Inspiration - Gray checkered floor
Two shades of gray from Winckelmans.
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Inspiration - Guest bathroom with corner wash basin
Maximize the space in a small bathroom.
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Inspiration - Housing cooperative
Interior for period style stairwells.
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Inspiration - Kitchen lighting in old style
The kitchen in the house from 1920 has got typical lighting.
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Inspiration - Kitchen renovation in the old station
Period style kitchen with the mixer Horus Victoria in brass.
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Inspiration - Kitchen with black octagon floor tiles
Victorian floor tiles with black octagons and white dots.
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Inspiration - Newly built bathroom
Get inspired by the dreamy bathroom of Villa Björkviken.
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Inspiration - Period style switches
Erika Åberg got inspired by black original switches.
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Inspiration - Project Table lamp
A ceiling lamp in porcelain turns into a unique table lamp!
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Inspiration - Rural bathroom in Soltorp
In Soltorpet, built in the early 1900, a small country-style bathroom is found.
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Inspiration - Surface installation with metal box
Combine the metallbox with accessories to create a unique electrical wiring.
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Inspiration - Tiles in outdoor environment
The high-quality tiles from Winckelmans can be laid outdoors.
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Inspiration - Wooden fence with white tops
Classic wooden fence that lasts in the long run!
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Tips & Facts - New finish with linseed wax
The wax protects the surface and makes it easier to clean.
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Tips & facts - Old style floor trim
Tips for choosing and mounting an old style floor trim.
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Treat wood with linseed oil
Treat wood with linseed oil from Selder.
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Facts & Info - Door handles through the ages
When were the different models of door handle popular?
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Facts & Info - Solid wood flooring
The floors before and after the last turn of the century.
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Facts & Info - Untreated brass three years later
A door knocker and a wash basin mixer with patina.
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Facts & Info - Classic slottet screws
Choose correct screw for your old bracket.
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Facts & Info - Floor treatments
Linseed soap, oil, wax, varnish, paint or stain? We will help you choose the right option!
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Facts & Info - Period style hinges
Different hinges for different periods, typical ornaments and how to treat them!
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Facts & Info - Wallpaper from Lim & Handtryck
Craftsmanship and environmentally acceptable manufacture of wallpaper with cultural history patterns.
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Facts & Info - Well-preserved Äppelviken
Garden City built between 1910-1920.
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Historical Curiosity - Art Cast Otto Meyer
1852 - 1933. Founder of "Otto Meyer Art- Metal & Zinkgjuteri" in Vasastan, Stockholm.
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Historical Curiosity - Swing tub
Genial invention from 1901 - saves both water and space!
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Historical Curiosity - Switches in brass & porcelain
In fashion during the first decades of the 20th century.
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Inspiration - Bathroom dreams
Classic bathroom interior in white with chromed details.
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Inspiration - Bathroom with Victorian Floor Tiles
Before & after pictures of the classic bathroom in black and white.
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Inspiration - Floor tiles with frame
In the store there are several combinations of Winckelman's beautiful clinker to be inspired by.
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Inspiration - Hotel Pigalle
A botique hotel inspired by a decadent Paris from the beginning of last century.
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Inspiration - Magnificent Brass
The warm looking metal that only gets more beautiful over time.
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Inspiration - Old style bathroom
A smaller bathroom with classic style.
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Inspiration - Paint checkered floor
Linseed oil paint, accuracy and some patience.
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Inspiration - Patterned tiled floor
Winckelman's tiles - from sketch to finished flooring.
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Inspiration - Rebuilding furniture with panel moulding
IKEA bookcases + panel moulding = <3
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Inspiration - The chocolate store in Astrid Lindgren's World
Old-fashioned shop interior with classic cord pendants & bowl lamps.
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Inspiration - Window board with wooden console
Build old-fashioned window sill with wooden console.
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Tips & Facts - Facade around the turn of the century 1900
The appearance of the facades from the late 1800s to the 1920s.
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Facts & Info - Garden furniture treatment
The garden furniture becomes as good as new with linseed oil products.
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Facts & Info - Paint with linseed Oil Paint
From preparation to the beautiful final result.
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Facts & Info - Porcelain insulators, intertwined cable and light fixtures
A different kind of wiring.
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Facts & Info - Shimney sweep
This often your chimney needs sweeping and how to be prepared!
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Facts & Info - Take care of the facade
Tips & advice for a beautiful and durable facade.
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Facts & Info - The warm feeling of copper
The metal that spreads warmth in more than one way!
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Facts & Info - What is bakelite?
The Material of a Thousand Uses.
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Historical Curiosity - Classic door stop
The history behind our beautiful door stops made of brass, nickel and cast iron.
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Historical Curiosity - Patterns of Carl Malmsten
1888 - 1972. The furniture maker who is also the man behind well known patterns.
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Historical Curiosity - Liljeholmens Stearinfabrik
One of Sweden's oldest now operating companies.
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Historical Curiosity - The history of the tiled stove
A Swedish invention from 1767.
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Historical Curiosity - Villa Lyran
The patisserie from the late 19th century.
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Inspiration - On a visit to the brass factory
New brass products see the light of the day.
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Inspiration - Bathroom with black details
Break the white tile with a black tile molding!
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