State and National Resources

Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Secretary of the Interior Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties


Paint Colors

Historic New England: Members receive free consultation to help select appropriate colors based on historical principles. Historic New England also sells a color card featuring historic paint colors and including information on period colors and paint suppliers.


General Historic Restoration and Construction


Replacing vs. Restoring Windows

Top Ten Reasons to Restore or Repair Wood Windows (NEWRA)


Window and Storm Window Restoration and Repair


Custom Made Windows and Storm Windows 


Interior Storm Windows


Windows – other vendors