Category: Historic

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps are a record of buildings between 1884-1950. Sanborn maps show the historic building footprint, accessory structures, lot lines, construction type, exterior cladding, streets, and
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Pragmatic Preservation

Preservationists are often cast in a less-than-flattering light in disagreements over alterations or demolition of older buildings.  A hard-line “never change anything any time for any reason” approach
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Lead Safety Overview

Lead safe work practices are a critical piece of maintaining a healthy home. Homeowners and contractors alike must take responsibility for minimizing the risk of lead poisoning to
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