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Was the White House always White?

Many people including have supposed that the white house was painted white in order to cover burn marks left by British troops in 1814. I just finished a guided tour of the Wh (MORE)

Why was the White House painted white?

Why is the White House "White"?   Many people including at least one encyclopedia have supposed that the white house was painted white in order to cover burn marks left by (MORE)

Was the White House white when it was first built?

No- not white like it is now. It was natural stone, which was a cream color, when first built. After it was blackened by the fire that gutted during the War of 1812, it was pa (MORE)

Why do they call the white house the white house?

When it was first built the walls were not painted so it was the  color of its natural stone outer walls, a kind of brownish white.  It was whitewashed in 1798 when the wall (MORE)

What president was the first to call the white house the white house?

Theodore Roosevelt was the first to use "White House" on his official stationery. People started calling it the White House after it was painted white following its burning (MORE)

Why White House is painted white?

In 1812 the British burned the white house in the War of 1812. When it was repaired it was painted white. Paint was very expensive in the 1800's so to have a whole house paint (MORE)

If you live in a rental house who pays the plumber bill - you or the landlord?

Most rental questions can be answered by talking with your landlord. I've been in both situations. As a renter, I want the landlord to take care of everything. As a landlord, (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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