Old N Country – A Blast From the Past

Stop by Old N Country if you want a little blast from the past. It reminds me of an old little prop house called Billy Woolfe. I’m not sure how many of you remember, but Billy Woolfe was located on Beachwood Drive in Hollywood. It would soon be purchased by Chuck and Bill to add […]

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Psst! Modern Props has Relocated to San Fernando!

EDIT – Since this posting Modern Props has moved to their new address: 972 Griswold Ave San Fernando, CA 91340 Well wouldn’t you know, after 20 years Modern Props is moving! We’ve heard through the grapevine that a major player in the prop house circle is picking up their inventory and moving to a new […]

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Advanced Liquidators Office Furniture – It’s Really More than Office Furniture Now

It’s always great to see new inventory coming through the door. So if you haven’t zipped over to Advanced Liquidators Office Furniture’s new warehouse location on Vanowen Street, you will definitely be surprised of the new items they have brought in over the past few months. A perfect example; Vintage Tanker Desks and Mid Century […]

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Air Hollywood – Just Plane Everything

Air Hollywood‘s 60,000-plus sq. ft. studio houses mock-ups of airline cabins with economy and first class rows, cockpit and lavatory—all fully dressed and camera-ready, allowing you to shoot interiors free of airport security issues. The aviation-themed studio also has a turbulence platform and an airport terminal stage. Props & set dressing are available for rent, […]

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NEST Studio Rentals – Sometimes You Need to Dance

One of my favorite things about going out to visit prop houses, catching up on their recent acquisitions, is that you never know what you might find or who you will run into. NEST Studio Rentals is no different. Just last week I ran into Richard Walker dancing around some of the sofas! Holiday has […]

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Neon Sign Rentals, Fabrication, and Design at Heaven or Las Vegas

Neon and Las Vegas go hand in hand. And what happens in Vegas, doesn’t always stay in Vegas….. there’s Heaven or Las Vegas Neon in Culver City. You’ll find spectacular neon art in categories such as 1950s, motel/hotel, letters, tattoo, Western and lots more. The folks at Heaven or Las Vegas created neon signs for […]

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EC Prop Rentals Has a New Website

Wow! Wow! Wow! If you haven’t checked out E.C. Props‘ newly updated website, you really should. My favorite feature is the Holiday Schedule (no one loves a good break more than me). The website may be new, but you’ll find the same incredible inventory of industrial, lighting, locker room, warehouse and street props. There’s not […]

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History For Hire’s Gary Aardahl – Prop Fabricator Extraordinaire!

Gary Aardahl runs the Custom Shop over at History for Hire. For 25 years Gary and his team have recreated and restored thousands of historical props–ancient Phoenician writing tablets, Medieval armaments, American Revolutionary War artifacts, you name it and its probably been done in the Custom Shop. With an education in history Gary spent many […]

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ZG04 DECOR – A Prop House w/ the Benefit’s of an Event Company’s Inventory

I swung by ZG04 DECOR the other day to see their constantly revolving inventory (plus I hadn’t been there since they first opened last year in April) and I was impressed. According to Saul all displays are rotated every month or so to allow regular visitors to see different pieces from their inventory in different […]

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Hollywood Cinema Arts – The Largest Motion Picture Art Gallery in the World

Hollywood Cinema Arts has a ginormous selection of cleared art (paintings, prints, photos, posters) as well as props (musical instruments, figurines, taxidermy, trophies) and jewelry (brooches, pocket & wrist watches, rings, bracelets, and more). The over 55,000-piece inventory spans many eras and styles, so finding Victorian tchotchkes for one project and a velvet painting of […]

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