Antique or Modern – Preservation Cafe

Posted on March 4th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Is that transom over your door a 1890s treasure or a 1980s addition? Can’t tell your cast iron from your mild steel? And what color did people paint their houses in the 1920s, anyway? Learn more on Wednesday March 15, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Northeast Library, 330 7th St. NE. 

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HVAC & Insulation – Preservation Cafe

Posted on October 22nd, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

Patrick Murphy Murphy of Harvey Hottel HVAC/Energy Solutions led the October 20, 2016 Preservation Café on “HVAC and Insulation – Comfort Solutions for Historic Rowhouses”.

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Repointing Mortar – Preservation Café

Posted on April 19th, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

To repoint, or not to repoint: that is the question! Mortar may be the most over-looked and under-appreciated aspect of your row house. Architectural conservator Justine Posluszny Bello discussed mortar and repointing fundamentals for the Capitol Hill homeowner at a Preservation Café, Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Ebenezers Coffeehouse.

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Home Maintenance Tips – Preservation Cafe

Posted on November 17th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

Cliff Kornegay,  owner of Capitol Hill Home Inspections, discussed Home Maintenance Tips, with an emphasis on decks and deck inspections, at a Preservation Cafe, Wednesday, November 18, 2015.

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