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Your Old House Workshops - Part IV: The Exterior

This Saturday, May 15
10 AM to 12 PM
108 Orange Road, Montclair, NJ

This Saturday is the final installment of the 4-part Restoring Your Home workshops, with a 2-hour program on the exterior of your home. Using the Montclair Historical Society grounds on Orange Road as the classroom, we'll walk the exterior, talking about foundations and roofs, and everything in between. We'll hear about some of the recent restoration projects on the grounds, and we'll discuss common historic building materials, common problems, things to watch for, and how to fix problems in a historically sensitive way.

Co-sponsored by MHS and the Van Vleck House and Gardens, the workshops are designed to introduce you to the knowledge you need to plan and execute a restoration or remodeling of your older home.

The cost is $10 per person per workshop. MHS members and Van Vleck House and Gardens members are always free. Please send a note to if you'd like to register.


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