Category Archives: Historic Renovation & Restoration

The Hayden Building receives Boston Preservation Award

The Boston Preservation Alliance has recently recognized Marc Truant & Associates, Historic Boston, Inc. and CUBE design + research with a 2013 Preservation Awards for their work in helping to preserve Boston’s historic character. The project team inventively transformed The Hayden Building, the only remaining commercial property in Boston designed by H.H. Richardson, into a […]
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The Winslow Homer Studio has been selected by the Associated General Contractors of Massachusetts as a Build New England Award Winner. From 1883 until his death in 1910 Winslow Homer spent his days in a studio overlooking the sea in Prouts Neck, Maine. Homer commissioned John Calvin Stephens, a friend as well as one of […]
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See the transformation: The First Baptist Church in Jamaica Plain

On a bitter, cold evening in January 2005, a fire broke out in the historic First Baptist Church in Jamaica Plain, and despite the heroic efforts of firefighters, the building was destroyed.  The next morning, all that remained were the outer walls and steeple of the church, along with charred timbers and pews and a […]
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Project Update: Mary Baker Eddy Historic House Museum

Here is one of the reasons we’ve been too busy to post lately– Some before photos of the Mary Baker Eddy House: Our team of skilled Project Managers, Superintendents, and Subcontractors completed exterior repairs, basement renovations, and accessibility improvements at Mary Baker Eddy’s historic home in Lynn, Massachusetts. The exterior improvements included removal and replacement […]
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Current & Upcoming Projects at Truant

Several interesting projects are on the Truant calendar right now: 5-6 Lathrop Place, Bigelow Chapel at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Mary Baker Eddy Historic House Museum, Winslow Homer Studio
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Truant receives a fourth award for the Park Street Church project

On October 21, the Park Street Church was awarded a Boston Preservation Achievement Award from the Boston Preservation Alliance.
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