Triang Ultra Modern No.50

TRIANG ULTRA MODERN NO.50 ‘Ultra modern design with opening front.  Movable suntrap.  Two rooms fitted with electric wall lights, fireplaces and metal framed windows.  Opening front door with staircase.  Built-in-garage, with opening doors.  Finished in cream and green,’ Length 21 ins RESTORATION INDEX TRIANG ULTRA MODERN NO.50 ORIGINAL FIRE PLACES FRONT DOOR WINDOW RESTORATION DISMANTLING…

My Triang Restoration

Restoration – Below are links to the various Triang Dolls Houses I have restored with a few little tips and lots of pictures. Many of these dolls houses are well past there play by date, some just looking for a lick of paint and a freshen up, others had problems with wood worm and water…

Triang Bungalow A

Well look who was the lucky one to get this lovely Triang Bungalow [1962-65] for Christmas [2017].  It arrived flat packed, and fits together in sections with nuts and bolts.  Each panel is covered in a decorated paper inside and out. The height of the bungalow from the base to the top of the chimney…

Disassembling and Rebuilding a Triang Stockbroker

I have just bought another Triang Stockbroker, even though I don’t have any more room for a big house.  Once I see a Triang House, it like seeing a puppy that needs a new home.  So I thought I would buy it for spares.  It was sold to me as needing a little restoration, as…

Triang Princess 2

TRIANG PRINCESS 2 Description of the Princess 2 from the 1939 catalogue: ‘[Not illustrated.] Larger model. Four rooms. Five electric lights. Bathroom with dummy bath, kitchen with dummy sink and gas stove. Garage with opening doors. Otherwise similar to No.1’ 47.5 inches [119 cms] wide 18 inches [45 cms] deep 31.5 inches [78 cms] high Description of…

Triang No.77

TRIANG NO.77 RESTORATION INDEX REPAIRING AND TREATING THE WOODWORM DOORS MAKING A NEW ROOF NEW FRETWORK WINDOWS WINDOWS COMPLETED HOUSE Triang No.77 – This is my next challenge, quite a big one I think, very basic only a wooden carcass no fittings apart from 4 window frames and garage doors to work with. I have…

Triang No.24

TRIANG NO.24 From 1939 Catalogue: ‘Wonderful value.  Imitation half timbered gable.  Metal-framed windows with curtains, imitation shutters, tiled roof and brick front with spacious balcony.  Four rooms and staircase.  Front hinged to open in two places.’ [4029] 22 inches [56 cms]wide inches [ cms] deep 22 inches [56 cms] high This model was produced between…

No.61 Conversion

Triang No.61 Conversion – It was described as a vintage dolls house in the auction catalogue, I just could not resist and went along to see what was on offer, could it be a long lost Triang Dolls house. In amongst old dusty furniture, books and decorative china on a rickety old bookcase sat a…

Triang No.62

TRIANG No.62   27 inches [68cms] wide 11 inches [28 cms] deep 17 inches [43 cms] high This house approximately dates to 1950, it has straight beams on the gables, and green and white windows. RESTORATION INDEX WOOWORM WINDOWS FINISHED HOUSE   Triang No.62 – This is the latest addition to my collection, a bit…

Triang No.61 with Window Box

TRIANG NO.61 [with window box]   Description from the 1939 Catalogue: [no window box shown in catalogue] ‘A larger house with built-in garage, two large rooms [with electric wall lights]. metal framed windows, tiled sun porch, steps and dummy shrubs. Grey-tiled roof Now greatly improved with addition of window boxes’ [4052] 19 inches [48 cm] wide…

Triang No.50

TRIANG NO.50 This Triang No.50  is in much need of restoration.  The front opening metal door has been papered with a brick paterned wallpapered, the roof is a replacement, which has also been papered over.   The roof needs replacing as the card roof has been replaced with plywood.   I am not sure if the…

Triang No.65

TRIANG NO.65 26 inches [65 cms] wide 11.5 inches [29 cms] deep 21 inches [52.5 cm] high This house was probably produced between 1964 and 1968 Triang No.65 – Well I had to reorganise the Shed as I have a new dollshouse to restore, and here it is: It is in a bit of a…