Prop Houses Open This Coming July 5th (2019)

It’s that time of year again where everyone gets together, grills hot dogs, and tries to blow everything up but their hands. This year July 4th falls on an awkward day, Thursday. That means some people, with their hands hopefully completely still intact, have to get back on the production wagon the Friday after festivities. […]

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Chatting with Warner Bros Hardware – The Unsung Hero of a Set

How would Kramer in a Seinfeld episode ever be able to make one of those crazy entrances into Seinfeld’s room without a doorknob? How would Jamie Lee Curtis ever be able to lock that window to keep that horror film bad guy out of the house if it wasn’t for window lock? And what would […]

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Prop Houses Open This Martin Luther King Jr Day (2018)

If you’re working on a commercial, rumor has it you’ve got yourself a vacation this coming Monday. Sadly that’s not the case for everyone! That means it’s time to check out who you can call to get what you need. Below is a list of Prop Houses open this coming Martin Luther King Jr Day, […]

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Where to Find Modern Tech Rentals

We open to our protagonist working (sort of) on her laptop in the evening with a glass of wine in hand. Suddenly her cell phone rings. It’s her boss, there’s a big scoop, and she needs to get to the office ASAP, preferably an hour ago! We finally get to the office where a security […]

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Prop Houses Open July 3rd 2017 (Monday)

There ain’t no rest for the wicked, and apparently many prop houses too, for the coming Monday before the 4th of July! For specific prop houses, check out the list below. All of the following will be open for at least partial hours starting in the morning: Prop House Name Advanced Liquidators Aero Mock-Ups AIR […]

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Where to Find Western Dressing

The Wild West. As American as John Wayne and Apple Pie. It can be as over the top fantastical as the Wild Wild West (steampunk anyone?!?) or as gritty as The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. There are countless productions that need the look of the Untamed West, from your run-of-the-mill Western to a […]

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Where to Find Playground Equipment

Every child has had love for playgrounds. Swing sets, slides, jungle gyms, animals on springs and roundabouts (merry go rounds). There is really only one problem about playgrounds, one that never bothered kids. They’re rather permanent. So now it’s time to dress a park, a backyard, or even a kids space at a fast food […]

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[Hot] Dog Days at Warner Bros – A Tasty Surprise on the Lot

Today we hit the lotto. While visiting Victor over at the Warner Bros. Drapery, Upholstery & Flooring Robert and Amy were serving up dogs and burgers to their crews and the many decorators who arrived for their end of summer bash. I got to visit with Tara from Hollywood Studio Gallery and Set Decorating fame […]

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Ruby’s Road Trip Visits: Warner Bros Studios Property – Atlanta

CEO of Debbies Book, Ruby, and I had a chance to swing by some prop houses in Atlanta. The first of which was the Warner Bros. Studios Property department branch. Nikki, the manager of the Atlanta location, was very welcoming to Ruby before showing me around their warehouse. It was a pleasant surprise to find […]

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Where to Find Steampunk Decor & Dressing

A cowboy is racing towards a small shack on his trusty stead, being chased by God knows what. He jumps off and runs into the humble structure; the door isn’t even locked. Pulling on a seemingly random series of wooden panels on the wall a hole and staircase appear below. He presses a button in […]

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