There are three types of Design Assistance Available:
Preservation & Design Consultation
- Short-term maintenance and repair needs
- Historically-sensitive design solutions
- Paint colors, Awnings & Signage
- Deliverables: a quick sketch, paint samples etc.
- Limit: Unlimited
- Short & Long-term façade improvements
- Major & Minor repair needs
- Paint colors, awning, signage and lighting options
- Deliverables: Schematic color façade drawing, paint samples, example photos, and technical or supplemental information to support drawing recommendations.
- Limit: 3 per year
Historic Tax Credit Assistance
Interview with SHPO architect to discuss the feasibility of utilizing tax credits, the application process, potential design concerns and financing/budget factors