2015 Preservation Awards Nominations Open

Do you know of a home or building that has recently been restored to its former glory? Nominations for the 2015 Preservation Awards are due by March 13, 2015. Winners receive a bronze plaque for their building and the chance to tell their restoration story in our newsletter and at our Preservation Awards presentation gala. To nominate a building, please visit our Award Nominations page to download a PDF form or fill in a nomination online.AAPS Preservaton Award Plaque

For pictures and stories of past winners, please visit the Preservation Awards Page.

Enhanced Security for Vintage Doors and Windows

January Meeting

Bill Essert of Wooden Window

Enhanced Security for Vintage Doors and Windows
Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church: 1420 Lafayette Street, Alameda, CA
(Parking available at the corner of Chestnut Street and Santa Clara Avenue.)
FREE for AAPS Members; Non-members $5

In January, Bill Essert will be addressing a number of topics relating to doors and windows in historic homes: Restoration versus replacement of doors and windows in historic structures; things homeowners can do to increase home security; retrofitting multi-point security locks to older doors.

City Monument #1


City Monument Plaque showing City Hall with image of original tower. Plaque placed 11/22/2014.