Restoring a historical home. Where do you start?

For some people, restoring a historical home sounds like a dream come true. Unfortunately, it can quickly turn into an overwhelming nightmare without the right experience and guidance. 

 Image courtesy of  Old House Journal  read the whole article featuring Long Beach designer Marky Morel and Kaplan Construction   here  .

Image courtesy of Old House Journal read the whole article featuring Long Beach designer Marky Morel and Kaplan Construction here.

When considering a historic restoration, period specific research is a great (and fun!) way to get started. Long Beach, California designer Marky Morel found inspiration for remodeling her 1928 Spanish home in books, online and in person. Check out her journey from home remodel vision to better-than-a-dream reality at Old House Journal Online. (Did we mention that Kaplan Construction did the work on this home?)

As historical home restoration specialists, Kaplan Construction has the experience, expertise and network of specialists – from architects to designers to experienced trades - to help you return a vintage classic to its original splendor. Don’t let your dreams of restoration become a nightmare. Contact us  at (562) 495-0483 or via email at BOB@KAPLANCONSTRUCTION.COM and let us help today.