at Historic Ithaca & Significant Elements
212 Center Street, Ithaca, NY 14850


Free Admission



Attend free presentations & demonstrations on topics such as weatherization,
using historic hardware, caring for windows, selecting historic paint colors & more!

Our 2016 Old House Fair presentions include:

Historic Colors 101 for Historic Homes (with Randi Millman-Brown of Architectural Color Consulting)

Historic Wood Windows: A Quick Overview of Common Problems (with Steve Jordan of Pain in the Glass)

What Does the Ithaca Landmarks Preservation Commission Do? (with Bryan McCracken, Historic Preservation Planner, City of Ithaca)

Common Problems with Historic Hardware and How to Solve Them (with Bill Rigby of American Historic Hardware)

Energy Efficiency, Weatherizing Your Historic House, and the Historic Tax Credit Program (with Sloane Bullough, Historic Sites Restoration Coordinator, New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Common Stained Glass Problems (with Tony Serviente of Serviente Glass Studios)

Boiceville Cottages (with Bruno Schickel of Boiceville Cottages)

Snug Planet Energy savings and weatherization presentation – Elisabeth Harrod

Click here to view the presentation schedule!

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