Are you drawn to history?


Do you appreciate the quality workmanship and attention to detail that is only found in a historical home?

Are you ready to bring fresh, modern amenities and keep the details and quirks that you love about your house?

“Yes! But, where do I start?”

This guide will help you get started to design and modernize a historic or vintage house to fit your family’s lifestyle!

I’ve been helping people renovate and decorate their historical homes for over 20 years, and this primer is how I kick off every project with my design clients.

In this primer, I’ll show you how to:

  • Overcome the top three things that homeowners get stuck on first!
  • Save time and money when you determine and prioritize the major renovations that are needed.
  • Ask the right questions when finding a contractor for renovations or even small fix-it projects that are beyond your skill level.

With a little bit of planning, you’ll save time, money, and headaches as you modify and preserve your historical home.

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Don’t skip these first steps to making your historical house a memorable
home for you and your family!

I’m Meredith, and it’s my pleasure to meet you!

My love of history and architecture was cultivated as a teenager in England.
Now, combined with my design training, I show homeowners and families
lean into the quality and detail that make their home special,
while also accommodating how we live right now!

If you would like help understanding your particular home
and its style – everything starts at the curb!
The exterior style of your house will
help you understand what to do
as you make the house work for you and your family.

You might want to pick up my book on Home Styles – “A is for Architecture” to help you identify what style you have and how you can bring out its historic beauty.

Our “House Call” service – Available in person or virtually can help you determine your direction and priorities in your historic or character home. We can help you create an action plan andhelp you with first steps to make the home work for you and your family.

Some of the things that you can do with a House Call include:
Create flow through the house
Prioritize updates and small renovation/DIY projects
Appropriate paint colors and flow through the house
Correct previous “poor” updates that don’t work – either for you OR for the house!

And so much more…..

If you purchase both the “A is for Architecture” AND book a House Call, I will give you $99 off the price of the House Call…and send you the book with my compliments!!