Historic Building Restoration
October 21, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Virtual. Streaming link will be shared with registrants closer to the event
This course will be provided through a visual presentation. The
presentation will provide an overview of some of the design assist
services and treatment techniques involved with the restoration,
conservation and preservation of historic buildings. Through a look at a
few historic building projects, participants gain a deeper understanding
of the historic architectural finishes, pre-construction services, and
investigations as well as the restoration, conservation and preservation
options that are typically part of the restoration implementation stage of
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
1. Identify common decorative finish techniques and terminology and their use in architecture throughout history.
2. Gain an understanding of the process and steps involved in investigation of historic paint materials and a paint study.
3. Understand the use of onsite exposures and scientific analysis.
4. Understand some of the design assist services and treatment techniques typically involved in restoration & preservation projects
LENGTH: 1 HOUR
CREDITS: 1.0 LEARNING UNITS
$0.00 Greater Lehigh Valley CSI Member Registration
$0.00 Non Greater Lehigh Valley CSI Member Registration