Grell House

Enjoy a slideshow of the Grell House through its restorations beginning in 1970 until today.

Ideas from Ed: Fido says "Roof, Roof!"

Everyone understands that a shingled roof won’t last forever, and most folks know that often a 2nd roof can be installed over the first one. (You shouldn’t put more than 2 layers of shingles on, however, because the weight is tremendous, and most building codes won’t allow it!)

Ideas from Ed: PBR--No! Not Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer!--Polybutylene Repair

What do you do with polybutylene plumbing?

Ideas From Ed: Porches and Pitches

No matter how your porch was built, or how old or new it is, it should shed water.  Many of the old-timers, who seem way smarter than we are today, cared less about how a porch with a slope looked than how water ran off of it...

"It's in the Details" Photo Contest: 2019

Join us in the "It's in the Details" Photo Contest for 2019! Lawrence County is fortunate to have a beautiful selection of old buildings and structures, with many interesting architectural details, but most of us tend to not look closely at these sometimes obscure elements...

Our Formation

LCPP is committed to educating and assisting the community in the preservation and promotion of the history, architecture, and economic prosperity of Lawrence County.

Per founding member and President Joseph Goodge, the objectives of LCPP include preserving historic landmarks and architecture, promoting the economic value and importance of Lawrence County’s history, enhancing and improving the image of the county, and recognizing individuals, businesses and municipalities for their efforts to preserve the history, architecture and character of the county.

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By donating to the Lawrence County Partners for Preservation, you are assisting us with securing a structure to operate within. Our goal is to renovate and occupy a historic building to shine as a beacon from which historic preservation is assisted and encouraged.

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