Buying Guide: Professional Services - Historic Properties and Traditional Architecture | Traditional Building

Professional Services

Conservation & Restoration 
Classes & Education | Construction Management | Facade Restoration | Paint Color Consulting

professional services

A Buying Guide to professional services for new construction or historic building restoration, including management, consulting and educational programs. 

Buying Guide Spotlight

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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.

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Bovard Studio, Inc.

Restorer, designer & fabricator of stained-glass windows: faceted glass, mosaics & hand-crafted wood, aluminum & steel frames; protective glazing systems vented for stained-glass conservation, U.S. patent #7607267; replicates lost stained-glass windows.

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Conrad Schmitt Studios, Inc.

Creator, conservator & restorer of decorative painting: stained & art glass; ornamental plaster work & ceilings; gilding; murals, mosaics & statuary; for public & religious buildings; since 1889.

The complex decorative stenciled patterns of Rodeph Shalom Synagogue of Philadelphia, PA, executed on fabric, were cleaned and conserved by Canning Studios, whose artisans also in- painted and duplicated patterns in adjacent areas. Photo: courtesy of Canning Studios

John Canning & Company

Decorative Painting -- European-trained master painter heads studio: major projects all across the country; restoration & new commissions.

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Kreilick Conservation, LLC

Kreilick Conservation, LLC provides laboratory and field analysis of materials, condition assessments, emergency response and stabilization, treatment, documentation, and maintenance of architectural elements, monuments, sculpture, and objects, specializing in metals and masonry.

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Rohlf's Stained & Leaded Glass Studio

Designer, fabricator & installer of new stained & leaded glass: restoration & replication; protective glazing; beveled, carved & fused/slumped glass; steel casement retrofitting; mosaics; established in 1920.

Spirit Ironworks

Spirit Ironworks, Inc.

NY based blacksmith company that is committed to upholding the highest standards in ornamental and architectural metalwork. Specialize in metal restoration, decorative metal arts, and custom work.

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Vermont Verde Antique

Vermont Verde Antique’s green serpentine stone offers natural qualities of acid resistance, stain resistance, hardness, durability, and low maintenance. It is an excellent choice for kitchen and bath counters, shower enclosures, fireplace surrounds, and floors.