Face Mask

We’ve decided to re-tool and make masks for our local first responders and hospitals. The design has been approved by our local hospital and we’ve already donated over a thousand to local [...]

Rustic Roof

Whereas the exterior siding of a barn may have been replaced several times over the course of the life of a barn, these roof boards to which multiple generations of wood shingles were nailed, [...]

The Process

Preliminary Interest  The following are available resources for those interested in using an historic building in their project. Barn Home Showcase Browse our gallery of finished projects to find [...]

Kevin Durkin

Kevin Durkin, founder and president of Heritage Restorations, grew up in New York and New Jersey where he studied American history and the construction and archaeology of historic American [...]

Anchor Beam

These massive beams are unique to the Dutch barns of New York and New Jersey, forming the cross timber in the center “H” and supported on both ends by two arcade posts. The most unique feature of [...]

Weathered Grey

Pine boards left to weather in just the right direct sunlight achieve this beautiful color. There is no chemical process that can reproduce it. Uniformity is essential, so we carefully select [...]