Historic Preservation Cost Comparison Tool

If you own an historic home or building, you can use our cost comparison tool to estimate what it would cost to repair or replace your siding, windows, flooring, porch, and other features using historic materials versus modern materials. Click on the appropriate image below to download the tool for your project. (Both tools are in Excel XLSX format.)

Residential Cost Comparison Tool
Commercial Cost Comparison Tool

The Historic Preservation Cost Comparison Tool was created by Preservation Resources, Inc., and was made possible by an Historic Preservation Fund Grant administered by the Kansas State Historical Society.

This publication has been financed in part with Federal funds from the National Park Service, a division of the United States Department of the Interior, and administered by the Kansas State Historical Society. The contents and opinions, however, do not necessarily reflect the view or policies of the United States Department of the Interior or the Kansas State Historical Society.

This program receives Federal funds from the National Park Service. Regulations of the U.S. Department of the Interior strictly prohibit unlawful discrimination in departmental Federally Assisted Programs on the basis of race, color, national origin, age or handicap. Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility operated by a recipient of Federal assistance should write to: Office of Equal Opportunity, National Park Service, 1849 C Street, NW, Washington, DC 20240.