Rosales + Partners: Longfellow Bridge

Rosales + Partners: Longfellow Bridge

Rosales + Partners wins a 2021 Palladio Award for Commercial Restoration and Renovation.

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CEU award

2020 CEU Educator of the Year Awarded to Stone Panels International LLC

The Natural Stone Institute was proud to present the 2020 CEU Awards to participating members of the CEU Program at TISE in Las Vegas, NV.

barbara cohen

Barbara Cohen Receives 2020 Migliore Award for Lifetime Achievement

Barbara Cohen (Miller Druck Specialty Contracting) has been named the recipient of the 2020 Migliore Award for Lifetime Achievement. Barbara makes history as both the first woman to receive this award and the first second-generation recipient (her father, Malcolm Cohen, received the award in 2005.)


Traditional Building Conference: Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida

Join Traditional Building Conference for the next in-person event.

Reynolda Garden Wake Forest University 2

Story for Success: Ludowici and Reynolda House Roof Tile Replication

Ludowici replicated the roof on the Reynolda House in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

National Stone Institute

2021 Stone Industry Education Returns to In-Person Events

Oberlin, OH, July 15, 2021— The Natural Stone Institute and Stone World magazine are pleased to announce that the remaining events in the 2021 Stone Industry Education Series will take place in-person. Events are scheduled in five cities throughout the United States.

Product Reports

Reynolda Garden Wake Forest University 2

Story for Success: Ludowici and Reynolda House Roof Tile Replication

Ludowici replicated the roof on the Reynolda House in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Bennett Field, metal windows

Restoring Metal Windows

What you need to know when restoring metal windows.

Stewart Brannen Millworks porch

Resilient Building Materials for the Coast

Durable building solutions for building traditional designs on the water.

architectural stone

Cast in Stone

Companies producing architectural cast stone for historically-inspired buildings.

Liberty at American Village, sculpted memorial

Sculpted Bronze & Stone Memorials

Creating and conserving memory in sculpted bronze and stone: A conversation with Robert Shure.

stone building, dirty stone

Cleaning Stone Buildings

When it comes to stone buildings, take a measured approach.

cornice garland

Early-20th Century Cornice Replication

Time-honored sheet-metalwork replicates an elaborate, early-20th century cornice with authentic—and improved—details.

gilding process


The history and application of gilding.

Buying Guide Spotlight


Timberlane, Inc.

Manufacturer of custom exterior shutters: more than 40 historically accurate, customizable styles; available in premium woods & our own maintenance-free Endurian, along with the large selection of period shutter hardware and garage doors.

Blogs & Opinion Pieces

copper pot

The Perennially Popular and Perplexing Pot Filler

Would Palladio have had one in his kitchen?

Movie theater, Rapp and Rapp, Charlottesville, Virginia,

Buildings in our Form and Figure

Individuals flourish when they contribute to the civil order that seeks a common good, and traditional and classical architecture is necessary to make an urbanism that serves such a civil order. It is, however, being undermined by an architectural profession that has no interest in the common good or its counterpart, the beautiful.


The State of Things June 2021

In the residential housing market, we have strong demand, weak supply, and chaotic work schedules due to the improvisations required by COVID-19 and supply chain disruption. How do you explain to a client that their new sofa cushions are on backorder due to the oil refinery hackers?

Sloane-Bablon Corp., New York NY

Building Technology Heritage Library: Flooring

Underfoot: A catalog history of flooring.

period light switch

Make the Switch

Light switches and outlets are part of the architecture, too.