Historic Structures is a general contractor specializing in historic preservation in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Over the last 30 years, we have participated in the restoration of some of the best known historic residences in the US, including The White House, the Lincoln Cottage (President Lincoln's summer residence), and the Blair House (the presidential guest house). Our primary mission has been to produce elegant, integrated solutions in the widest range of historic materials. Our principal, Stephen Ortado, is a carpenter by trade, an engineer by training and a preservationist by avocation. Mr. Ortado has over several decades developed the comprehensive array of historic restoration services necessary for the sound, economical preservation of historic structures. In addition, we have nurtured valued working relationships with some of the most accomplished artisan specialists in the country. Whether or not any American presidents have ever stayed at your house, we will employ these skills to preserve your unique, historic and equally irreplaceable period home.
& Associates, Inc.
Boulder, CO 80302
Atkinson-Noland & Associates, Inc. has provided structural engineering services including nondestructive testing and evaluation for federal, state, and private organizations since its founding in 1975. Atkinson-Noland & Associates offers services for masonry preservation from the planning phase through to the production of design documents and construction administration. Our staff includes specialists trained in evaluation and analysis from engineering and architectural backgrounds. Atkinson-Noland & Associates' structural evaluation services include detailed condition surveys, in-place structural testing, and laboratory material testing. Knowledge of masonry material properties allows our structural engineers to use the strength of the masonry in analysis and design, thus sparing owners the expense of unnecessary structural additions. Our approach to preservation is to use a detailed understanding of the materials and construction to offer solutions that protect historic structures while using their inherent strength to meet design objectives.
(Invisible Storm Windows)
Cincinnati, OH 45241
Allied Window, Inc.'s unique line of interior and exterior custom "invisible" storm windows® address energy loss, sound and UV reduction, aesthetics and sash protection in the residential, industrial and commercial markets. Our capabilities in the historic area are unmatched in the industry. We can provide narrow line windows of any shape, size or color that seem to "disappear" into the window opening. Whether you are a professional in the field or a homeowner, our abilities allow us to address your needs from conventional to extraordinary. We work with you to develop a system to address the needs of your single glazed windows. View our Product Selection Guide to determine the best Allied Window storm window models to use with your wood, steel or aluminum windows.
Akron, OH 44308
For over 40 years Chambers, Murphy & Burge Historical Architecture, (formerly Chambers and Chambers Architects) has assisted those who have been given the responsibility of caring for historic properties through restoration, adaptive re-use and cyclical maintenance. Chambers, Murphy & Burge Historical Architecture has extensive restoration and renovation experience, providing design and project management for a wide range of projects. In addition to historical research and technical specifications, Chambers, Murphy & Burge Historical Architecture is experienced in working with special materials such as integrally colored plaster, tile mosaics, decorative bronze work, stained glass, and tile roofing. Historic structures reports, National Register nominations, and historic tax act certifications form a significant part of the firm. Chambers, Murphy & Burge Historical Architecture also utilizes the most current technology in completing the specific needs of each project.
Grand Island, NE 68801
Webb & Company Architects offers design related services in architecture, historic renovation, land planning, site analysis and existing facility analysis. WCA provides superior quality and innovative design services. Our architectural firm approaches each project with enthusiasm for integrity, honesty, and inclusiveness of the Client and end users as an integral part of the design process. Although WCA is well known for our variety of local and regional commercial facilities, the firm has become increasingly noted for our experience in historic renovation projects. WCA is strongly committed to historic communities’ "Downtown Revitalization" in the adaptive re-use of existing historic buildings for today’s new use and occupancy. WCA approaches our clients’ unique needs of each different project by assembling a "Team" of architects, mechanical, electrical, civil and structural engineers with experience required to design your project.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
NIKO Contracting, Inc. has been providing quality craftsmanship in roofing and architectural sheet metal nationwide since 1974. In addition to renovating and restoring historic landmark buildings we are also full service roofing contractors. We specialize in projects where roofing and architectural sheet metal work comprise the majority of the work, but often include extensive structural carpentry, steel repair, masonry repair, siding work, painting, and cleaning. Our work often comprises the entire exterior envelope of a structure. Most of the work and fabrication is performed in-house using our own resources. This ensures our customers the highest degree of quality control and cost effectiveness. Our specialties include roofing, metal siding, custom fabrication of all types of architectural sheet metal and ornamentation, exterior restoration, pressed metal ceilings and chemically induced patination of copper.
Eastanollee, GA 30538
Millcraft Door, Inc. is owned and operated by Andrew Halderman and his wife. Millcraft Door, Inc. specializes in replacement front doors, replacement windows and historic replication millwork for homeowners, architects, designers and luxury home builders. Andrew is a seasoned architectural woodworker, and has spent much of his life in the trade. Shop tours are offered by appointment where visitors can see firsthand his passion for what he does, while experiencing the feel of an old world craftsman's shop. Being a smaller shop, Millcraft Door, Inc. is able to provide its customers with a highly personalized level of service, while at the same time delivering a superior level of craftsmanship in construction. Moreover, Millcraft Door, Inc. uses the most advanced and environmentally friendly industrial adhesives and the finest European hardware, seals and finishes.
(Custom Historic Windows)
Lutz, FL 33559
The Windowmaker Company has been manufacturing custom wood windows for historical restoration projects for 30+ years. We pride ourselves for having approval from the toughest historical boards. If you are looking for a source for custom wood windows for your home, or if you are a member of the historical restoration community seeking replicated sashes for your custom wood windows, look no further! The Windowmaker Company provides a full range of double hung, casement, transoms, sidelights and one of a kind windows in all sizes and design variations which are all engineered to your specifications. Our windows are all over the country, from the Custom House in Key West, lighthouses, Union Chapel in Martha’s Vineyard, universities, yacht clubs, etc. Interested in windows that will last a life time and are historically approved? TRU-CLAD has been used on large projects such as the 100+ year old Italian Club in Tampa. We’d love to discuss this option with you.
(Steel Window Specialists)
Claymont, DE 19703
Architectural Window Restoration, Inc. specializes in the repair, restoration and rebuilding of metal windows and doors. Our services include bronze and steel window repair, and the restoration of all shapes and styles of metal windows and doors. We have earned a reputation for superior quality and uncompromised attention to detail in the repair and restoration of steel windows and doors. Great pride is taken in our ability to fully restore steel windows and doors to their original condition. We provide steel window repair, preservation, and restoration services to residential, commercial, municipal, churches and cathedrals, and historic and landmark buildings throughout the United States. Our metal window repair and restoration team is comprised of highly skilled craftsmen and artisans who are experienced with all manufacturers of bronze and steel windows and doors including products by Hopes, Crittall, Fenestra, Lupton, Thorn and Truscon. We are family owned and operated since 1989, and serve the entire United States.
Bountiful, UT 84010
BuildingCraft L.C., a general contracting company based in Utah, was founded in 2001 with the goal of providing expertise in the field of construction with an emphasis on the preservation and adaptive re-use of historic properties. Since its inception, BuildingCraft has continued to focus on providing its clients with quality craftsmanship and an attention to detail. The ability to confront and conquer the unique issues dealing with historic building repair, remodeling and preservation, has provided skills which also adapt well to general remodeling in both commercial and residential projects. BuildingCraft has worked on several commercial and office remodeling projects up to 207,000 square feet in size. BuildingCraft’s employees are trained in several trades including framing, finish carpentry, painting, window rebuilding and repair and masonry. For more information contact BuidlingCraft's managing member, Wallace A. Wright, III "Tri" today.
(Blocks & Brackets)
Boxborough, MA 01719
At Architectural Elements, Inc., we are your one-stop source and resource for blocks, brackets, corbels and gingerbreads to enhance your interior or exterior. Our products are made of high-density synthetic materials, including Polyurethane, PVC, GFRC and more. Our low-to-no maintenance solutions will save you time and money for years to come. Our products will stand up to insects and the elements. They’ll never rot, shrink, warp, twist, check, peel or require repeat paintings. All of our products arrive primed and ready to paint, and your painted finish will last 25 years. Our blocks, brackets, corbels and gingerbreads come in thousands of dimensions and styles. If you don’t find what you need we can custom make it for you! Our products have been used on National Historic Registry projects. Whatever your project - new construction, remodeling, historic restoration, or just adding a decorative touch - we have the perfect piece to complete your own unique look.
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Jefferson/Lightsmith is an international supplier of specification-grade church, custom, and architectural lighting. From our humble roots as a church lighting manufacturer (Jefferson Lighting), we have grown to be one of the most respected names in the custom and architectural lighting field. Jefferson/Lightsmith's lighting products and lighting restoration services are some of the most sought after in the industry. For architects dealing in classical historic lighting restoration and preservation, to church lighting retrofits, to schools and universities looking for large-scale custom lighting to give their alumnae and students a focal point of pride and inspiration, we are there with hammer in hand ready to forge light on the anvil of imagination. Over the years, our shop has renovated, restored, and duplicated thousands of fixtures in multiple state capitals and government buildings. We hold the record at this point in time for the largest single lighting restoration job ever contracted by the United States Government.
Fairfax, VA 22030
Restoration Engineering, Inc. is a civil/structural engineering firm devoted to the restoration and preservation of building structures, especially those with moisture infiltration problems and related moisture damage. Restoration Engineering, Inc. provides investigation, design, contract compliance and management services, historic preservation and expert witness services for roofing restoration, waterproofing restoration, façade restoration, structural repairs, concrete restoration and window restoration. Five staff members have more than 50 years of collective engineering experience in all types of restoration work. We are renowned for our extremely detailed and thorough designs that limit change orders and provide our clients with high quality, cost effective, long lasting and maintainable building components.
(Precast Stone Products)
With more than 23 years of experience Architectural Facades Unlimited, Inc. provides commercial, residential and restoration projects with exceptional ornamental architectural precast stone products. Founders and owners, Frank and Alice Bracken, hand in hand with their skilled Architectural Facades Unlimited team, strive to meet each client’s preferred specifications with expertise and quality provided in a professional manner. Architectural Facades Unlimited consistently creates highly intricate and durable designs and fabrications in AFU’s lightweight LCS Stone™, GFRC, GRG, and Standard PreCast products. All are available in an array of standard colors and variety of finishes ranging from Sandstone, English Granite, French Limestone, to Italian Travertine. Known for its integrity, honesty and availability, the AFU team is ready to serve your project requirements today.
& Beam, Inc.
West Liberty, IA 52776
Signature Post & Beam, Inc. is an Iowa based timber frame company that provides impeccable personal service and high quality timber frames to its customers. Owner Jeff Reed is a veteran timber framer since 1989. Jeff began his career as a conventional builder in 1979 but soon discovered that his passion and skills were deeply rooted in the craft of timber framing, where detail and precision shine. We listen to the homeowner and visit their home’s location to thoroughly envision the conceptual design before we try to capture it on paper. Timber frames are very special structures and are uniquely designed to our client. We can design your timber frame based upon a variety of styles, traditional to very contemporary and everything in-between. Visiting a timber frame is a great way to get ideas for your own project, learn more about timber framing in general and see our quality work. We are always showing a timber frame project at some location in our market.
East Hampton, CT 06424
Located in a small New England workshop, Classic Lighting Devices creates handcrafted early American and European period lighting fixtures. Proudly made in the USA, we do not buy finished products or factory-ready lamp parts from others, and we do not do assembly work. We make our products one-by-one from start to finish; from raw metal sheets to delicate lamp designs, from crude steel rods and tubing to graceful chandelier arms, from wood logs to beautiful turning centers and authentic hand finished patinas—the result is the finest, historically reminiscent lighting fixtures you can find anywhere. We are a family-owned and operated business and believe in doing business with integrity, honesty and pride. The work that we do at Classic Lighting Devices goes beyond just making a living. It is our passion. Looking closely at our products will tell you who we are and what we stand for.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Maintain your home's windows to their historical accuracy with the help of American Heritage Window Rebuilders. American Heritage Window Rebuilders has been in business since 1990. We are a family-owned and operated business. American Hertitage Window Rebuilders professionals will retain the elements of your existing windows to keep them looking like traditional windows. Your windows will perform more efficiently and they will look great! Our team will try to restore your windows' original luster. We will meet all historical and park restoration standards. Our experts will also help you by installing custom efficient storm windows and window sashes. American Heritage Window Rebuilders' windows meet modern energy compliance standards. We also offer innovative weather stripping! Improve your windows' efficiency by keeping the heat locked inside.
Minneapolis, MN 55343
Mon-Ray, Inc. manufactures replacement and new construction windows, storm windows and storm doors, and porch enclosure window units for both the commercial and residential markets. Our business has been serving both of these markets for over 50 years. Mon-Ray, Inc. specializes in the preservation and restoration of historic windows and doors. Using our experience, skill and special production equipment, we can match special and custom radius shapes, miter angles and muntin bar patterns to retain the original appearance of existing window or door openings. The preservation and restoration of historic buildings is vital to our national heritage. Over the last half-century our DeVAC and Mon-Ray windows have been installed in historic buildings throughout the United States. We work closely with architects, engineers, consultants and other professionals who specialize in historic restoration and preservation projects.
Frankfort, IN 46041
Bradley, IL 60915
Fan Company LLC
(Belt & Pulley Fans)
New Park, PA 17352
Woolen Mill Fan Company LLC produces traditional belt and pulley and direct drive fans. Built from patterns used in the 1976 Smithsonian exhibit, they will evoke mystery in any interior. Woolen Mill Fan Company LLC's objective is to recreate an environment that is as timeless as it is mysterious. The only way to achieve this is to be sensitive to the entire fabrication process. Antiquated designs are carved out in a small pattern making shop. An Amish foundry and machine shop give the work the mystique of character. The fans are then hand assembled in our studio to fit your specific design needs. Nowhere is there a hint of mass production – not even in the shipping crates. Our success has caused other companies to attempt to copy our designs. They have offered to make our fans with the most modern techniques of mass production. Be assured that when you buy a Woolen Mill Fan you are not purchasing an assembly line clone.
(Wrought Iron Products)
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Steven Handelman Studios, Inc.'s wrought iron products are hand made by skilled craftsmen, one at a time. We do not use prefabricated parts or assembly line techniques. We take care in the detail of our products. We also customize each product through the extensive choices we offer, including: finish, glass, size, and mounting configuration. These production techniques and varied choices are unusual for the 21st century. We take great care in the preparation and finish of our wrought iron products and light fixtures. All welds are ground smooth, cracks are filled and slag removed. We use very strong paint as a base coat and hand apply each premium finish to achieve an authentic aged and elegant look. Any brass parts we use are sandblasted before the paint is applied to ensure a good paint bond. Because we are direct sellers, and do not wholesale our products, we can give our customers the advantage of direct factory pricing. Our goal is to provide exceptional value at a fair price for our unique hand made products.
Grilles & Metal
New Hyde Park, NY
For over 75 years, Advanced Arch Grilles has been an industry leading choice for the highest quality architectural grilles and metal products. Leading architects, contractors, builders, designers, mill workers, mechanical contractors, OEM's and homeowners depend on the AAG team for superior craftsmanship, creativity, flexibility, responsiveness, competitive pricing, reliability, and a steadfast commitment to the successful outcome of their projects. Whether for ornamental and/or decorative purposes, perforated sheet metal grilles and linear bar grilles are fabricated for new construction, renovations, and restorations for a variety of applications. Our craftsmen, known for creating Artistry in Achitectural Grilles, research period-specific design, texture, mountings, color and finish of your architectural grilles to make them elegantly accent or blend flawlessly with your restoration project.
& Sheetmetal, Inc.
San Marcos, CA 92069
Hans Liebscher, of Custom Copperworks & Sheetmetal, Inc., has had a love affair with copper since his childhood in Germany. Over 40 years ago he turned his passion into a trade and gained and expert knowledge in the field of copper and became an accomplished master coppersmith with an international reputation for his exceptional craftsmanship. Masterful craftsmanship and fine detailing define our work. With a team of highly knowledgeable and committed artisans/mechanics, we strive for customer satisfaction, exceptional quality and creative solutions. The venerable copper ensures most of our products or installations will most likely endure the test of time for centuries to come. Most of your orders are still done in the over 4000 year old tradition. A coke burning furnace, sometimes surprisingly simple tools as chisels and hammers will form the copper into any shape desired. It is a trade you cannot learn from a book. Skills, experience, sweat and passion go into every ounce of copper used to create each new Custom Copperworks & Sheetmetal masterpiece.
Pawcatuck, CT 06379
Cullman, AL 35058
Ornametals, LLC fabricates EuroGutterUSA™, a proprietary rainwater system in copper and VMZinc®. EuroGutterUSA™ features half-round gutter and seamless-weld downspouts manufactured in a state-of-the-art production facility in Cullman, Alabama. The only system of its type manufactured in the U.S., EuroGutterUSA™ is a high-quality, durable "European-style" system. Distinguished from the "American system", EuroGutterUSA™ features "forward bead" gutters designed to tilt away from the fascia, and "seamless" pipe and elbows (not folded or crimped). Our design results in a more durable and elegant product, the best choice for a lifetime roof. We provide a total rainwater system, including all accessories, and can fabricate custom rainwater-related products like radius gutter, moldings and specialty leaderheads (connector boxes). Ornametals also fabricates a wide range of architectural ornaments: finials; dormers; mansards; and other decorative roofing elements for both the contemporary and historical restoration markets.
Mobile, AL 36606
McNair Historic Preservation, Inc. is a national Historic Preservation consulting firm offering clients a range of services including government relations, historic tax credit and economic incentive consultation, historic economic development project management, historic real estate and design consultation, and research/fieldwork services to document and promote your historic assets. Based in Mobile, Alabama, our staff provides the expert services you need to find the greatest value and solutions for your historic property, while also balancing contemporary realities. McNair Historic Preservation possesses an expert understanding of government policies and application requirements for navigating through local, state, and federal regulations as we shepherd projects through all phases of the regulatory process. Whether you are a homeowner, developer, municipality, corporation, or attorney, we offer services to assist you with your project and maximize the value and historic integrity of your property.