We are passionate about helping people better understand historic preservation and sustainability.  Below are a few of our favorite books, webinars, podcast and resource links on Historic Preservation + Sustainability.

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    Historic Preservation


    Historic + Sustainable


    Historic Preservation

    Work on historic properties must adhere to the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Historic Preservation.  The following are the four standards that are distinct, but interrelated approaches for completing the work: 


    There are numerous green rating systems available for building projects to pursue. Each rating system is slightly different and varies in applicability depending on the building type and use.



    WEBINAR: Maryland and Federal Historic Tax Credit HOST: Preservation Maryland SPEAKERS: Encore Sustainable Design FUNDED IN PART BY: Rural Maryland Council MORE INFO: With funding from the Rural Maryland Council, Preservation Maryland recently hosted a free webinar on state and federal historic rehabilitation tax credits available to owners of old and historic residential and commercial property in Maryland.


    Frequently Asked Questions

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