There are countless reasons to love the charm of Craftsman homes. The Victorian era had been one of ornate decorative details and lavish designs both inside and outside a home. In the new, modern era of the 20th century, tastes began to run simpler, embracing practicality over the eccentric details that ruled the 19th century. With the rise of the American middle class, the Craftsman home was born, favoring craftsmanship and simple, livable symmetry over complex and grandiose exteriors of the past.
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