Short Guide: Maintaining Your Historic Buildings
"Short Guide: Maintaining Your Historic Buildings" aims to lead the public to understand the characteristics of traditional buildings as well as the tips for maintenance, and with the right care and attention. With the overall awareness enhancing, there will surely be a more perfect future for Hong Kong's historic heritage.
"Maintenance and Appreciation of Historical Buildings" Closing Ceremony Video
The Organising Committee of HKIS’s “Maintenance and Appreciation of Historical Buildings” successfully completed a series of exciting and interesting activities. Guided tours, workshops, competitions and forums organised by the HKIS in the past two years had received an overwhelming response from the general public. The public could learn about the aesthetic and conservative value of historical buildings, and understand the importance of timely maintenance of these buildings.
"Tips for Maintenance of Maintenance of Historic Buildings"
Historic buildings are often considered to be difficult to manage and are expensive to maintain. In fact, by understanding the characteristics of traditional buildings as well as the tips for maintenance, and with the right care and attention, they can last for a long time.
Regular maintenance by professional consultants and specialist contractors can preserve the authenticity of the historic buildings, slow down the decay of building elements. Meanwhile, it also helps keeping the buildings in a habitable condition and maintaining the historic and market values of the properties.
For more information, you may read the "Tips for Maintenance of Maintenance of Historic Buildings"