We Work with Best Historical Restoration Companies
Are you interested in restoring or renovating old houses or heritage buildings?
The Authentic Age work with one of the leading historic building restoration contractors & companies in Victoria. We offer advisory service for historical restoration and alteration of period buildings from the Georgian, Victorian, Californian, Federation/Edwardian and Inter-War (1920s/30s) eras. Over years of experience, we have given valuable input to owners and builders engaged in period home renovation. We assist you in modernising and altering the original features of your old heritage homes. By following proper procedures, you can obtain grants for restoring historic buildings.
Heritage Home Restoration & Preservation Services
The Authentic Age provides an understanding of the key features of such buildings and advice on restoring, modernising, extending, altering, decorating or furnishing them. The service covers internal and external aspects of the building from the fence and gate to the veranda, façade, terrace, walls, roof, floors, plasterwork, fireplaces, light fittings and furnishings. We recommended suppliers, tradesmen and other experts who are expert in, and sympathetic to, old buildings. Attention to detail is the hallmark of our advice.
Whether you are looking for great inspiration or ideas to kick start your home restoration project or just looking for the alternatives to get the best version of your building, we are sure that you love our comprehensive insights about renovation and extension.
- Advising on the correct designs for replacement of the missing veranda, front doors and fence.
- Sourcing antique furniture
- Identifying the originality and providing options for maintaining home’s character in a planned extension.
- Suggesting typical wallpaper and decorative friezes, including recommended suppliers/tradesmen.
- Advising on options for appropriate fence designs and veranda fretwork
What Clients Say
The fence options appropriate to the house and recommendation of a reliable fencing contractor were most helpful.
A Mont Albert lady overseeing the restoration of her family’s Edwardian home
You have saved me the time and effort of researching and finding an appropriate antique for the house.
An Armadale man who requested sourcing of a clock as a gift for his wife
You have helped because we didn’t know where to begin in identifying what is original and what is not.
Owners of a 1930’s Glen Iris house they are restoring and extending
We should have called you in before we started the restoration and extension!