How to Preserve Your Historic Building | Wisconsin Historical Society

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How to Preserve Your Historic Building | Wisconsin Historical Society

This website provides general information about historic preservation issues and solutions. The information presented here is not intended to provide definitive technical advice or instructions on carrying out solutions to historic preservation issues. Any information contained or referenced in this website is suitable only as an illustration or reference. 

We make great efforts to provide accurate and up-to-date information. However, we make no warranty or representation, expressed or implied, that the information contained or referenced herein is complete. Furthermore, WHS shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damage resulting from the use of, this information. In addition, WHS shall not be liable in any way for possible errors or omissions in the content.

This website also contains third-party information, including on contractors, other historic preservation professionals, and/or historic preservation-oriented organizations, referred to by WHS and links to other non-WHS internet sites. Wherever practical, in our opinion, such information is marked accordingly. We take no responsibility whatsoever for such third-party information. Moreover, we have no knowledge of information contained in other Internet sites and take no responsibility whatsoever for such information.

All images and information contained in this website are, to the extent possible, owned and/or copyrighted by WHS and are otherwise proprietary. All product, service and organizational names in this website are trademarks of WHS. No use of this information is permitted without the prior written consent of WHS.

We reserve the right to alter the content of this website without prior notification, and will not be liable in any way for possible consequences of such changes.

No information contained in these materials may satisfy any responsibility you may have pursuant to local, state or federal historic preservation ordinances, laws, rules, regulations, review processes or protocols.

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For information on historic preservation regulations and review processes, please contact us at 608-261-2457 or, or the specific unit of government directly.