Restoring older homes takes a lot of work. You have to remove the old materials, inspect the plumbing and electrical work, update the systems and make sure that everything is up to code and safe. You have to identify any potential insect problems, mold issues and wood rot and know when it is wise to ask for help during these restoration projects. This blog shows you what you need to know as you work through each step of restoring an old home. We hope that our advice will prove helpful to any DIYer attempting a big project to create the home they dream of growing old in.