Preservation Durham Talk: American Dream Homes 1938-1951 Lobby, Center for Responsible Lending Building, 302 West Main Street, downtown 6:30 p.m., April 23rd Durham architectural historian and preservation consultant, Jennifer F. Martin, will take us through the aesthetic, political, and social movements that shaped the form, style, and materials of Durham’s Read more…
Plaster Repair Workshop
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time: 10:00-12:00 pm
Location: Chesterfield Building, 701 West Main Street, Ste. 2909 Durham
Cost: Free, however, $10 or more donations are appreciated
Renovators Network is a series of classes and workshops that cover all things historic houses including a hands-on, DIY approach for issues such as plaster repair, wood window maintenance, interior design, and historic house hunting.
- Major Plaster Systems
- Major Plaster Problems and Causes
- Basic Materials and Tools
- Simple Repairs (simple water damage, simple wall cracks)
This event is free and open to the public, however, please consider giving a donation of $10 or more.
The Preservation Durham Annual Home Tour is back for 2019. Visit homes which reflect the housing boom of Post-WWII. April 27 & 28, 2019 Your Home Tour booklet is your ticket inside homes. Please pick up your booklet before you start the tour at: Inhabit Real Estate, 2814 Hillsborough Rd, Read more…
Improve Energy Performance For Historic Houses Date: Saturday, March 23, 2019 Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Chesterfield Building, 701 West Main Street, Ste. 2901 Durham Cost: Free, however, $10 or more donations are appreciated Our Experts: Alan Spruyt and Steven Thomsen of Trinity Design Build Renovators Network is Read more…