Heritage Restoration, Inc.

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Saving Old Windows Is Green and Efficient

Each year our houses get a bit older; parts continue to wear, fall off or just stop functioning all together. A house has parts meant to protect and parts meant to operate.  Windows, especially ones over 100 years old, operate…

Painting Deserves Respect and Requires Experience

Painting is a trade without respect.  Anyone can paint, just not well.  Painting is the easiest part about painting, with about 80% prep.  But oh boy there are many ways to screw it up.  Painting can make great carpentry work…

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…