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Getting to Know Your Old House: Tips on Affordable Appropriate Old House Care

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Saturday, March 14, 10:00a.m. - noon
Lyman Estate, 185 Lyman Street, Waltham, Mass.

Yankee Magazine and Historic New England invite you:
Join us to get a handle on 'dos and don'ts for old house care,' including tips on energy improvements, remodeling projects, and enhancing curb appeal by building on historic color and character, all with preservation and the bottom line in mind. Ask our experts your questions on owning and caring for an older home at the National Historic Landmark Lyman Estate, where a recent energy upgrade is saving fuel and money without compromising history.
Guests will receive a copy of Yankee magazine's March/April issue featuring the Special Spring Home Guide: Our Love of Old Houses.  Features include The Oldest New House in New England and The Shades of an Era a brief history of house color and changing tastes through 150 years of early New England.
Amy Traverso, Senior lifestyle editor at Yankee magazine
Colleen Chapin, preservation manager, Historic New England
Bruce Irving, renovation consultant and realtor, former executive producer of This Old House
Sally Zimmerman, senior preservation services manager, Historic New England
Registration is required. Please call 617-994-6679 or purchase tickets now

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