Resources

Helpful and informative links to service providers, architectural organizations and area programs.

Illinois Restoration Resources

http://www.landmarks.org/restoration_resources/introduction.htm

Toolbase Services

The housing industry’s resource for technical information on building products, materials, new technologies. Design and construction guides, best practices.
www.toolbase.org/index.aspx

Architectural Salvage

Urban Remains Monthly Newsletter a purveyor in America Architectural Remnant Recovery.
Architectural Artifacts, Inc.
Cook County Demolition Sales
Salvage One
Lebert Antic Materiaux one-of-a-kind vintage and antique European stone decorations

Green Building

Informative general site
www.greenbuilding.com

News and products
www.buildinggreen.com

American Institute of Architects, Chicago

Information on architects, tips for clients, events, etc.
www.aiachicago.org/

Chicago Architecture Foundation

Tours,exhibitions, programs
www.architecture.org

General Design And Interior Resources

Exterior detail companies selected by the editors of Arts & Crafts Homes magazine: http://artsandcraftshomes.com/arts-crafts-exterior-products/
Shutter and millwork suppliers selected by the editors of Arts & Crafts Homes magazine: http://artsandcraftshomes.com/millwork-and-shutter-products-youll-love/
Swiss site with links to contemporary architecture and design: www.Architonic.com
Chicago Home & Garden is a monthly magazine that focuses on quality Chicago design. Local design resources are listed.
www.chicagohomemag.com
LUXE Magazine is a quarterly journal that showcases luxury residential architecture, design, interiors and products, with a regional edition in Chicago. Local design resources are listed.
www.luxemagazine.com
PrairieMod, a Prairie and Modernism blog with excellent information and links. www.prairiemod.com