Working in the Cold Weather

Clients always ask us if we work through the winter. The answer is yes. As long as the proper precautions are taken, there is no danger to the home. We ensure that any areas with siding removed have extra insulation at the end of each day. Pipes, etc. are also properly cared for. We have… Read more »

Colonial Restorations Race Jersey

Brad, an avid triathlete and road race runner, is wearing his new Colonial Restorations race jersey at a recent half marathon in which he came in 8th in his age group running a 1:40 time (click title to see photos). He was interviewed by a local television station at the race.  

Slide Show Presentations

We have a slide show presentation of photos from various projects from the past thirty three years.  This past month, we were asked to present it on two different occasions.  We presented at Tiger Home Inspection’s annual meeting in Randolph, MA. The presentation went very well and we received many compliments in regards to the… Read more »

Angie’s List Ask the Experts Submission

We recently submitted an abbreviated version of a past published article to Angie’s List Ask the Experts contest. The following is the article: Posts and Beam Buildings By T. Bradford Green of Colonial Restorations When one travels through much of New England’s countryside, a sense of tradition is apparent in the post and beam buildings… Read more »

To Raze or Raise

To Raze or Raise by Thomas O. Green & T. Bradford Green The early 19th century barn located on High St. in Abington, MA defiantly remained standing after two decades of weather related insult and damage.The shingles had been blown off the left side of the roof twenty years ago. The sheathing, if present, was… Read more »