Restoration of historic buildings can be a tricky task to navigate and an expensive endeavor if you are unsure about the requirements of this undertaking. From matching existing or original appearances to understanding the options of salvaging, repairing, or replacing elements, owners and managers have a lot to consider. No matter the course you decide to take, a long-lasting and pragmatic solution is key.
BECS’s historic experts can help. Through industry best standards and in accordance with the National Park Service Preservation Briefs, we can help you reach your goals while staying true to the historic codes. Executive Vice President, Mark K. Howell, has been a nationally recognized expert in the restoration, preservation, and rehabilitation of historic buildings across the U.S. He specializes in the use of historic materials, repair techniques, adaptive reuse, and the processes of mockup/prototyping testing for windows, facades, ornamental architecture, and timber-framed structures.