Sponsored by the NH Preservation Alliance, this trade show is designed to present to old house and barn owners the experts that can help them preserve and revitalize their historic buildings. There will be hourly lectures on a variety of topics and over 60 exhibitors and demonstrators.
Some of the programs include how to research the history of a house, maintaining wood floors, restoring old gardens, plaster repair, choosing appropriate paints, lowering energy bills, building stone walls, etc. Noted architectural historian Tom Hubka will present a program on vernacular homes.
There is a modest admission charge. For more information on the 2014 Old House and Barn Expo, click here. The Expo will be held at the Center of New Hampshire at 700 Elm Street, Manchester with ample parking at the Center’s parking garage at 65 Granite Street.