READING LIST FOR REHABBERS
NEW LIFE FOR OLD HOUSES by George Stephen, Washington, D.C.:, The Preservation Press, 1989 How to make rehab and design decisions appropriate for old buildings.
RESPECTFUL REHABILITATION National Park Service, Washington, D.C.:, The Preservation Press, 1982
Answers the most basic and commonly asked questions of old-house owners.
RENOVATION: A COMPLETE GUIDE by Michael Litchfield, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1982
Provides a full range of guidance that respects the qualities of old houses.
PRESERVING AND MAINTAINING THE OLDER HOME by Shirley Hanson and Nancy Hubby, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1983
Comprehensive advice applicable to old and historic buildings.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL NEW COMPENDIUM edited by Patricia Poore and Clem Labine, New York: Doubleday, 1983
Step-by-step procedures from Old-House Journal magazine.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL CATALOG by Lawrence Grow, Pittstown, N.J.: Main Street, Press, 1988
Sources of fixtures, details, furnishings, and services needed in rehabilitation.
BUYING AND RENOVATING A HOUSE IN THE CITY: A PRACTICAL GUIDE by Deidre Stanforth, and Martha Stamm Connell, New York: Hippocrene Books, 1985
What to look for when buying an old house; how to plan a rehab project.