What should I consider prior to renovating a period property?
…Renovating a heritage house can present opportunities and unique challenges. But don’t worry, there is plenty of help at hand.
Most of Victoria’s councils offer a free heritage advisory service to help home owners with their decisions and to help them navigate their way through the approvals’ process
.Other resources to help with period-home renovations include Heritage Victoria’s publication What House Is That?, which provides information on different styles of heritage houses, as well as the organisation’s broad range of downloadable technical publications covering everything from maintaining slate roofs to preserving timber