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Learn how to make your historic building accessible to people with disabilities.

Learn the value of preserving your historic building's original elevator.

Explore different types of historic commercial signs and ways to use them.

Learn the value of preserving original restroom features in your historic commercial building.

Learn how to reduce your heating and air conditioning costs by insulating and sealing basement or crawl space areas of your house.

Learn about the procedures for handling publicly-owned or abandoned burial sites.

Learn how to prevent wood rot in a historic building.

Learn about the importance of the streetscape in your downtown and how to preserve it.

Discover methods for maintaining and improving energy efficiency in a historic building.

See the top 10 reasons to buy and restore a historic commercial building.

Learn how to choose a professional to help you plan your historic building rehabilitation project.

Review the uses of architectural epoxies on wood in a historic building.

Review guidelines for building an addition to your historic commercial building.

Guide or Instruction

Weatherizing Your Historic House

Learn methods to weatherize a historic building and practices to avoid.

Learn about low-interest loan programs and successful projects completed with the aid of these programs.

General Information

Sparks Grant

Janesville Foundation, Inc.

The grant strives create a better community through support of creative initiatives.

Learn helpful tips for hiring the right contractor for a historic rehabilitation project.

Milwaukee Department of City Development

The City of Milwaukee offers matching grants to business and property owners in commercial districts to help improve the exterior facade of properties

Learn best practices for repairing, replacing and maintaining exterior materials for a historic building.

Learn the history of slipcovers and how to restore the original facade.
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