Heritage Restoration, Inc.

Floors

Race to Bottom: Let the Buyer Beware

I have to say I am frustrated for all building owners. I know there are great craftspeople and honest contractors everywhere, although I am seeing less and less work done right. I call it “The Race to The Bottom”. This…

Repairing Exterior Wood

All exterior wood fails eventually. If the wood is historic or a ten-year’s-old, the options are the same, but the choices affect longevity, performance and your wallet.  So before you slap on some wood putty, consider the options. There are…

Dealing With Lead Paint

The game of maintaining a house has changed.  We have to take caution and be responsible for our actions.  There was a time where products were used for longevity and protection, despite their known hazards to people and the environment. …

Proper Painting Lasts Longer

The seasons have changed from miserable to warm sunshine, so our attention switches from inside to out.  Painting is back to the top of the list.  The realization of scraping and painting, again, starts to sink in.  Stop.  Before you…