“Historic Renovation” and “Historic Restoration” may be confusing as their meanings are significantly different. Most owners of older homes want to retain the character of the original period, but want the benefits of modern conveniences. Renovation makes up the majority of our work, but tightening regulations in many communities are requiring projects to be more restoration focused. There can be several benefits to restoring some of our local treasures and careful planning is required to provide seismic upgrades, electrical and plumbing replacement while preserving the original integrity of your home. We’ll make your old home live with you so you can keep it in good shape for the next century.