Your Old House Brochures

Victoria Heritage Foundation, Vancouver Heritage Conservation Foundation and Heritage BC have produced a practical series of brochures to help the owner maintain, restore and appreciate his or her older home. PDFs of these brochures are available below.

Paint: Problems and remedies in painting the older home

True Colours: Authentic heritage colour & placement

Masonry: Maintaining historic masonry: brick & stone

Wood Windows: Repair & maintenance of old wood windows

Wood Siding: Historic wooden siding & shingle cladding







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