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Restoring the Past, Preserving the Future

Welcome to Restoration Resources, your best source for expert restoration, renovation, and preservation services for historic homes and buildings in Maine. Since 1975, we have been passionate about breathing new life into historic structures and preserving the heritage of our community. We are proud to offer a range of comprehensive services to meet your unique needs, including:


Our skilled team of contractors provides high-quality restoration services for any structure, whether a small cape or a stately colonial. We take a detail-oriented approach to ensure that every aspect of your project is handled carefully, from custom carpentry and masonry work to period-appropriate finishes and materials.

  • Exterior Restoration

  • Interior Restoration

  • Structural Repair

  • Fine Carpentry

  • Period Kitchens

  • Building Relocation Services

  • Antique Hardware & Architectural components


Restoration Resources understands that historic homes require specialized attention and care. That's why we offer expert consulting services to help you make informed decisions about your restoration or preservation project. In addition, our team can help you navigate local regulations and requirements, as well as recommend best practices for maintaining the integrity of your historic home.


  • Historic House Inspections

  • Advice & Consultation

  • Cost Estimates for Projects

  • Research & Documentation

  • Referral & Networking


As a leading restoration contractor, we believe education is a key component of historic preservation. For 35 years we have offered educational workshops and presentations to the community. We are committed to raising awareness of our historic architecture as the visual foundation of our communities.


  • Classes & Lectures

  • Reference Materials

  • Public Events

What We Work On

Our experienced crew of old house carpenters and craftspeople are equipped to handle a variety of structures, from picturesque Maine barns and backhouses to your family’s colonial home and everything in between. 


We take immense provide in our ability to tackle small jobs and long-term multi-stage projects. Our reputation is why we have such a strong book of return and referral clients, demonstrating our commitment to delivering exceptional results on every project we undertake, including:


  • Barns & Backhouses

  • Capes

  • Multi-story houses

  • A wide range of period styles, including

    • Country (vernacular) buildings, such as capes and barns and backhouses

    • Georgian Colonials

    • Federal Style

    • Greek Revival

    • Gothic Revival

    • Italianate

    • Queen Anne

    • Shingle Style

    • Victorian

    • Colonial Revival


We have extensive experience with buildings from the 18th through 19th centuries, and we take pride in integrating historical integrity and modern functionality.

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