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The service and material information contained on this website is limited in scope and is for preliminary information purposes only and it is not intended to be a recommendation.  The Alameda Architectural Preservation Society (AAPS) has not contracted with, evaluated or purchased any materials or services from any of the firms or individuals listed. Additionally AAPS does not warranty the work, services or materials provided by any of the individuals, firms or businesses listed, and does not take any responsibility for the materials, work or credentials provided by them. Do not rely upon the information or listings on this website as a basis for making any business, legal or personal decisions. Use of this information is at the owner’s discretion and it is his/her responsibility to determine the most appropriate manner and means for making informed reviews and evaluations of the services and materials provided by the firms and individuals listed below. Prior to entering into a contract or agreement with any firm, individual or supplier, it is the owner’s responsibility to verify that they are qualified and capable of performing the tasks required to complete all aspects of the project on schedule, have timely access to all the necessary materials and have all the required and current licenses, bonds, insurance coverages, permits, etc. that will remain in force throughout the course and completion of the project.

Public Input

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List of Member Referrals

Historic Building Resources
George Gunn – Curator of the Alameda Museum, 2324 Alameda Ave., 510-521-1233. Author of two books:
1. Documentation of Victorian and Post Victorian Residential and
Commercial Buildings, City of Alameda, 1854 to 1904.
2. Buildings of the Edwardian Period, City of Alameda, 1905 to
December 31, 1909.
Both books may be purchased at the Alameda Museum.
City of Alameda Planning and Building Department – 2263 Santa Clara Ave., Room 190. 510-747-6805. Street address specific records of all permitted construction related projects since 1910.
Alameda Public Library – Reference Desk (2nd Floor) – 1500 Oak St.
Oakland Public Library – History Room – 125 14th St., Oakland
Artistic License, a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization. Artistic License members provide a wide range of services and products from architectural design and building restoration to period furnishings and fine finishes. The members have extensive experience in the historic preservation field and have participated in the restoration of many of the most significant homes in our area. Several of the members have given talks to AAPS.
Color Specialists
Bob Buckter, Color consultant, 2877 20th St., San Francisco, 415-922-7444
The Color Lady & Associates, 2023 Clement, #4, 510-337-7865
Hutchcraft Construction & remodeling, Celeste Hutchinson, 3280 Briggs Ave., 510-520-6560
Melissa Guerrero Design, 510-749-0766
Plaster/ Stucco, Exterior
Davis Stucco, 2318 Eagle Ave., 510-549-9911
Kirk Giordano Plastering, 2318 Eagle Ave., 510-521-9546
John M. Jameson Construction 2515 Santa Clara Ave., 510-749-8363
Carroll Construction 885 Island Dr., #206, 510-523-1968
Alameda Structural, Inc. 1620 Clinton Ave., 510-523-1610
Christopher Rummell 510-309-7131
Gutters and Downspouts
Jenks Gutters and Downspouts 2151 Encinal Ave., 510-523-0897
Central Bay Roofing and Restoration 1814 Clement, 510-521-7334
Advanced Roofing Services, Inc. Dave Lopez, 510-522-2565
Blue Ox Millworks One X St., Eureka, 707-444-3437, Redwood gutters and curved work, custom milling
Home Inspection
BPG Inspections, David Teare, 1-800-285-3001 [email protected]
Landscape Designers
Sal Maldonado, 510-309-7131
J & E Gardening & Landscaping, 15110 Inverness St., San Leandro, 510-599-2297
L. Huls Designs, 141 W. Broadmoor Blvd., #4, San Leandro, 510-393-9581: Aesthetic gates, deck installation, hardscape.