Preserving Landmarks

General Preservation

Below we have listed some resources to help you with your preservation project.

The Secretary of the Interiors Standards

The National Park Service offers excellent guidance to keep in mind when making repairs to your building, when planning an addition, or when adapting a building for a new use.

NPS Technical Briefs

The National Park Service Preservation Briefs provide guidance on preserving, rehabilitating and restoring historic buildings.

NTHP Information Series

The National Trust for Historic Preservation Information Series provides guidance for municipalities, preservation organizations, and neighborhood organizations.

Specialty Products

Finding the right hardware, replicating a plaster capital, or conserving a decorative finish is sometimes challenging in an historic building.  Here are sources for some hard-to-find items.

Preservation Links

Links to local and national organizations and publications.