Preservation Resources

Whether you're looking for window restorators, building archives or construction experts, this list of preservation resources can help you make the first step towards understanding your building and completing your project.   

Disclaimer: All resources below are based upon the experience of Calhoun Preservation, LLC, and are unsolicited by the resources below. 

ADVOCACY 

Louisiana Architecture Foundation (LAF)
"We seek to engage, educate and promote on behalf of Louisiana’s architects and architecture."
https://www.louisianaarchitecture.org/
p: (504) 266-0560
info.lafoundation@gmail.com
521 America Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans (PRC)
“Our mission is to promote the preservation, restoration, and revitalization of New Orleans’ historic architecture and neighborhoods.”
https://prcno.org/
o: (504) 581-7032
f: (504) 636-3073
prc@prcno.org
923 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

Vieux Carré Property Owners, Residents & Associates (VCPORA)
“Our mission is to preserve the Vieux Carré as a national treasure, to maintain its quaint and distinctive character and to achieve in that historic, living neighborhood a quality of life which can be enjoyed by residents, fellow citizens, businesses and visitors.”
http://vcpora.org/
o: (504) 581-7200
info@vcpora.org
816 N. Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116

BED & BREAKFAST

Sully Mansion Bed & Breakfast
www.sullymansion.com
2631 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
info@sullymansion.com

CONTRACTORS

Hoell Construction
Fine woodworking and renovations.
https://www.hoellconstruction.com/
p: (508) 523-1355
thoell@hoellconstruction.com
5940 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70115

Legacy Restoration & Referral, LLC
General construction services, new construction services, drywall, painting, concrete services, iron works, roof repair, bath & kitchen remodel and handyman services.
http://legacyrandr.com/
p: (504) 421-7293
Marrero, LA 70072

CPAs

Carr, Riggs & Ingram
CPAs and Advisors
o: (504) 837-9116
http://www.cripcpa.com/
1111 Verterans Boulevard, Suite 250, Metairie, LA 70005

FURNITURE

AOS
Commercial furnishings to create interior spaces.
https://thinkaos.com/
p: (504) 561-8400
400 Poydras Street, Suite 1700, New Orleans, LA 70130

LENDER

Gulf Coast Bank
Bak & trust company in the US Gulf Coast area.
o: (504) 412-2079
www.gulfbank.com
Paul Catalano, Commercial Lender & Asst. Vice President
c: (504) 957-0352
paulcatalano@gulfbank.com

LIGHTING

First Light
First Light of New Orleans distributes a wide variety of energy efficient commercial lighting products and services.
o: (504) 812-0297
https://www.firstlight-nola.com/

MOVERS

Professional Moving Services, Inc.
Movers located in Southern Louisiana.
O: (985) 758-1555

PAINTING

Southern Painting
Interior painting; Exterior painting; Custom painting & finishes; Drywall, trim & repair services; Concrete floor coatings ; Deck & fence staining; Wrought iron fence painting. Free estimates.
o: (504) 612-3400
https://www.southernpainting.com
Kristian Roane, owner
kristian@southernpainting.com
c: (504) 495-9376

PODCAST

Preservation Destination
Recognizing a need for preservation conversations outside of academic and professional circles, Preservation Destination was created to provide quality preservation content to all types of listeners. Hosted by Taylor Voltz, MPS.
https://www.preservationdestination.com/
Available on Apple Podcast and other podcast apps

WOOD SPECIALISTS

Staub Window Restoration
Providing historically accurate restoration and preservation for wood features.
http://www.swrnola.com/
p: (504) 312-3566
admin@swrnola.com
1815 Constantinople Street, New Orleans, LA 70115

Dash Lumber & Supply
Providing historically accurate restoration and preservation for wood features.
https://www.dashlumber.com/
p: (504) 241-3555
9100 Chef Menteur Hwy., New Orleans, LA 70127

Hoell Construction
Fine woodworking and renovations.
https://www.hoellconstruction.com/
p: (508) 523-1355
thoell@hoellconstruction.com
5940 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70115