“In the early days model railroaders built their houses and other buildings from scratch…”
After attending model railroad shows and many trips to the local hobby shops, most of us desire to build a home layout of some kind.
See the article “Building A Home Layout” by clicking this link or by clicking on the link to the right.
Below is an excerpt from the article entitled “Easy Go!”. Please click the link here or to the right to go to the article.
…All too many times, as I’ve seen over the years, situations change due to job changes, upgrades in homes, and the all time bone-chilling comment from the wife, “Honey, now that the kids are grown and gone, we don’t need this big house anymore!” So as one of these situations brings about the change, the saws, hammers and crowbars appear, and no matter how hard we try to salvage the layout in hopes of reusing at least some of it, it all seems to come down in a matter of hours! “EASY GO!”
Along with this phenomenon comes a great deal of sadness, but also another glimpse of excitement and joy, as new dreams begin to appear in our heads of the next greater layout!…