Preservation Briefs

# Title
1 The Cleaning and Waterproof Coating of Masonry Buildings
2 Repointing Mortar Joints in Historic Buildings
3 Conserving Energy in Historic Buildings
4 Roofing for Historic Buildings
5 Preservation of Historic Adobe Buildings
6 Dangers of Abrasive Cleaning to Historic Buildings
7 The Preservation of Historic Glazed Architectural Terra-Cotta
8 Aluminum and Vinyl Sidings on Historic Buildings
9 The Repair of Historic Wooden Windows
10 Exterior Paint Problems on Historic Woodwork
11 Rehabilitating Historic Storefronts
12 The Preservation of Historic Pigmented Structural Glass
13 The Repair and Thermal Upgrading of Historic Steel Windows
14 New Exterior Additions to Historic Buildings: Preservation Concerns
15 Preservation of Historic Concrete: Problems and General Approaches
16 The Use of Substitute Materials on Historic Buildings Exteriors
17 Architectural Character: Identifying the Visual Aspects of Historic Buildings as an Aid to Preserving Their Character
18 Rehabilitating Interiors in Historic Buildings
19 The Repair and Replacement of Historic Wooden Shingle Roofs
20 The Preservation of Historic Barns
21 Repairing Historic Flat Plaster -- Walls and Ceilings
22 The Preservation and Repair of Historic Stucco
23 Preserving Historic Ornamental Plaster
24 Heating, Ventilating, and Cooling Historic Buildings: Problems and Recommended Approaches
25 The Preservation of Historic Signs
26 The Preservation and Repair of Historic Log Buildings
27 The Maintenance and Repair of Architectural Cast Iron
28 Painting Historic Interiors
29 The Repair, Replacement, and Maintenance of Historic Slate Roofs
30 The Preservation and Repair of Historic Clay Tile Roofs
31 Mothballing Historic Buildings
32 Making Historic Properties Accessible
33 The Preservation and Repair of Historic Stained and Leaded Glass
34 Applied Decoration for Historic Interiors Preserving Composition Ornament
35 Understanding Old Buildings: The Process of Architectural Investigation
36 Protecting Cultural Landscapes: Planning, Treatment and Management of Historic Landscapes
37 Appropriate Methods for Reducing Lead-Paint Hazards in Historic Housing
38 Removing Graffiti from Historic Masonry
39 Holding the Line: Controlling Unwanted Moisture in Historic Buildings
40 Preserving Historic Ceramic Tile Floors
41 The Seismic Retrofit of Historic Buildings: Keeping Preservation in the Forefront
42 The Maintenance, Repair and Replacement of Historic Cast Stone
43 The Preparation and Use of Historic Structure Reports
44 The Use of Awnings on Historic Buildings: Repair, Replacement, and New Design
45 Preserving Historic Wood Porches
46 The Preservation and Reuse of Historic Gas Stations
47 Maintaining the Exterior of Small and Medium Size Historic Buildings
48 Preserving Grave Markers in Historic Cemeteries


# Title
1a What are National Register Criteria?
2a Local Preservation: A Selected Bibliography
3a Zoning and Historic Preservation
4a What is the National Historic Preservation Act?
5a Is there Archeology in Your Community?
6a Choosing an Archeological Consultant
7a When Preservation Commissions Go to Court: A Summary of Favorable Treatment of Challenges to Ordinances and Commission Decisions
8a Questions and Answers about the SHPO
9a What is "Section 106 Review"?
10a What are the Historic Preservation Tax Incentives?
11a "Historic Preservation" and "Historic Properties"
12a Questions and Answers about Historic Properties Survey
13a Issues Paper: Conservation Districts
14a Subdivision Regulation and Historic Preservation