Old House and Barn Expo
March 15-16, 2014 9am to 5pm
Featuring authors Tom Hubka, Howard Mansfield, and Tovah Martin
At the Radisson/Center of New Hampshire in Manchester, NH $10 for adults; $7 for seniors and students
This one-stop-shopping trade show helps old house and barn owners and enthusiasts with appropriate and affordable solutions. Create your own show “itinerary” and explore garden, architecture, history and preservation strategies through free hourly lectures, over 60 exhibitors and many traditional arts demonstrators.
- Enjoy discussions of how to research the history of a house, lower energy bills, or take a new look at mid-century modern design with historians, architects and design professionals.
- Meet noted authors like Tom Hubka, Howard Mansfield, and Tovah Martin
- Be inspired by stories of barn repair with New Hampshire specialists Steve Bedard and Ian Blackman.
- Get help identifying historic wallpaper, maintaining wood floors, or choosing paint color with historic interiors experts Richard Nylander, Joe Cornish and Sally Zimmerman.
- Talk to New Hampshire craftsmen as they work on stone walls, a timberframe structure and plaster repair.
- New this year! Do you have a preservation success story or challenge you'd like to share? Send us a Preservation Pin Up to display at the Expo!