Suggested Reading List

Barratt, Scott. Your Old House: What Style Is It? Vancouver: Vancouver Heritage Foundation, 2003.

Bawlf, Nicholas R. Your Old House: Wood Siding. Victoria: Victoria Heritage Foundation, 2000.

Calloway, Stephen, gen editor, & Elizabeth Cromley, cons editor. The Elements of Style: A Practical Encyclopaedia of Interior Architectural Details from 1485 to the Present. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991.

City of Victoria, BC. “Guide to Residential Building Permits” (phone City Hall for the latest version).

Collier, Richard. Guidelines for Restoring Brick Masonry - Technical Paper Series 2. Victoria: BC Heritage Trust, Province of BC, Ministry of Municipal Affairs, 1989.

Fram, Mark. Well-Preserved: The Ontario Heritage Foundation's Manual of Principles and Practice for Architectural Conservation. Erin, Ontario: The Boston Mills Press, 1988.

Jackson, Albert, & David Day. The Complete Home Restoration Manual. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992.

Lee Valley Tools Ltd, editors. The Victorian Design Book: A Complete Guide to Victorian House Trim. Ottawa: Lee Valley Tools Ltd, 1984 (original 1903).

Lee Valley Tools Ltd, editors. Homes & Interiors of the 1920s: A Restoration Design Guide (originally Building with Assurance). Ottawa: Lee Valley Tools Ltd, 1987 (original 1921/23).

Luxton, Donald & Sharon Halfnight. Your Old House: True Colours: Authentic Heritage Colour & Placement. Vancouver: Vancouver Heritage Foundation, 2002.

Marchtaler, Ken. Your Old House: Paint. Victoria: Victoria Heritage Foundation, 2000.

Moss, Roger W. Century of Color: Exterior Decoration for American Buildings 1820-1920. Watkins Glen, NY: American Life Foundation, 1981.

Moss, Roger W., & Gail Caskey Winkler. Victorian Exterior Decoration. New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1987.

Murphy, Bill. Your Old House: Wood Windows. Victoria: Victoria Heritage Foundation, 2000.

Myers, John H. The Repair of Historic Wooden Windows - Preservation Briefs #9. Washington, DC: US Dept of Interior, National Park Service, 1981.

Oberlander, Judy, Harold Kalman & Robert Lemon. Principles of Heritage Conservation - Technical Paper Series 9. Victoria: BC Heritage Trust, 1989.

Oberlander, Judy, Harold Kalman & Robert Lemon. Restoration Principles and Procedures - Technical Paper Series 10. Victoria: BC Heritage Trust, 1989.

Park, Sharon C. The Repair and Replacement of Historic Wooden Shingle Roofs – Preservation Briefs #19. Washington: National Park Service, 1981.

Parks, Canada, Historic Places Program, National Historic Sites Directorate. Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada, 2004.

Patterson, Robert M. Your Old House: Masonry. Victoria: Victoria Heritage Foundation, 2000.

Poore, Patricia, editor. The Old House Journal Guide to Restoration. Toronto: Penguin Books Canada Ltd, 1992.

Schweitzer, Robert. Bungalow Colors: Exteriors. Salt Lake City: Gibbs Smith, Publisher, 2002.

Sweetser, Sarah M. Roofing for Historic Buildings - Preservation Briefs #4. Washington: National Park Serv, 1981.

Weaver, Martin E., with F.G. Matero. Conserving Buildings: A Guide to Techniques & Materials. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1993.

______ “Keeping it Together: Mortar in Old Buildings”, pp 43-46, Canadian Heritage Magazine, August 1982.

Weeks, Kay D. & David W. Look. Exterior Paint Problems on Historic Woodwork - Preservation Briefs #10. Washington: National Park Service, 1981.


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