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Identify and determine ways to protect prefabricated metals, including cast-iron, pressed-metal, steel and aluminum elements.

Learn the basics of protecting old bricks and mortar.

Learn best practices to preserve and maintain all elements of your original roof.

Find helpful tips for working with contractors on your historic building rehabilitation project.

Learn to identify and maintain structural, colored storefront glass.

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

Best practices for restoring original paint finishes.

Learn why historic preservation is beneficial to your community and its identity.

State of Wisconsin: Department of Admistration

This grant program helps to preserve and improve access to the natural and historic resources of Wisconsin's Great Lakes coasts

Recognize traditional cornices and learn to maintain them.

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

Discover programs that help clean contaminated historic sites.

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

Learn about the benefits of cataloging a human burial site, from property tax exemptions to membership on the Registry of Interested Persons.

Learn how to replace drop wood siding on your historic building.

Explore the benefits of heritage tourism for you and for your community.

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

Learn how to repair ceramic tiles in your historic house.

Review different types of storm doors and learn how to find the right one for your historic building.

General Information

Why Buy a Historic House?

Learn the benefits of buying and renovating a historic home.
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