If your home is within the Capitol Hill Historic District, be sure to check the website of the Capitol Hill Restoration Society (CHRS) for important information and guidelines for maintaining your home.
Have a recommendation?
If you are a Capitol Hill resident and would like to recommend someone or a company, please post a comment that includes his/her/its contact information and what, specifically, you are recommending that person or company for and why. If the person or company doesn’t have an online presence, be sure to confirm that he/she/it doesn’t have an objection to you publicly posting the contact information!
- Capitol Hill Village offers a Vetted Vendors program for its members. In addition, volunteers are available to help with some repairs.
- The annual Fagon Guide to Capitol Hill, published and delivered to houses each Spring, has a directory for Home & Garden Services. If you don’t have a copy of the latest Guide, it can be viewed online and downloaded at: https://issuu.com/capitalcommunitynews/docs/fagon-community-guide-capitol-hill-
- The area listservs and other online social networks are a popular way to find out who your neighbors currently recommend.
Maintenance and Repair of Cast Iron
Cast Iron: Firmness, Commodity, and Delight (PDF) (Capitol Hill Restoration Society website)