Architectural Conservation, Heritage Conservation & Historic Preservation
Conservation Solutions, inc. performs condition assessments, documentation, materials testing, and treatment services for the preservation of an extraordinary range of cultural heritage, historic sites, and artistic works. Our main offices are located in the Washington, DC area and in Ottawa, ON, Canada with additional satellite locations throughout the US.
Our conservators hold certification and recognition from:
• American Institute for Conservation (AIC)
• Canadian Association of Professional Conservators (CAPC)
• American Academy in Rome (AAR)
• Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP)
We invite you to explore our project portfolio and please contact us to discuss your specific needs.
Mizner Memorial Fountain in Palm Beach, Florida wins Best Project Award from American Public Works Assoc.
[02-16-17] CSI Conservators were a pivotal part of the team that restored the Mizner Memorial Fountain in Palm Beach Florida. We assessed, documented, planned, perpared construction documents and then oversaw the restoration work including visits to various contractors to ensure quality throughout this complex scope. Planning for the project began in 2010 and work was completed in 2016. We presented at several Town Council hearing to help advance the sometimes contentious project which, in the end, succeeded at restoring the original design and function of the fountain while retaining as much historic materials as possible. [More]
CSI projects on Parliament Hill featured
[01-14-2017] CSI performed the restoration of the mosaic in the Wellington Building and provided conservation oversight for the West Block exterior masonry restoration, both projects are highlighted in this article. [More]
CSI to oversee restoration of Ottawa's National War Memorial
[01-15-2016] Conservation Solutions is part of the team to restore the 77 year landmark National War Memorial in Ottawa this spring in advance of their sesquicentennial celebrations in 2017. Please follow the link (right column) to an article in Ottawa Citizen for more details. [More]