Understanding the restoration and preservation of your historic building

World Inspections. Ltd, previously known as Home Restoration & Remodeling of San Diego was founded to provide experienced craftsmen that understand the Secretary of the Interior Standards when restoring or remodeling historic or vintage buildings. Your project is special and we are dedicated to doing it right. We appreciate period-defining details and know quality. We pride in keeping what’s historically beautiful while repairing or reconstructing what’s broken or unsafe. Above all, our customers want to work with someone that knows historic preservation and can deliver your project on time and on budget. If you are unaware of the problems with lead-based paint, he invites you to contact him and discuss the potentials of containment.

Owen Sutton has been preserving restoring and reconstructing historic buildings since 1991. His background in archaeology and historic preservation gives him a unique appreciation and understanding of historic places. Owen is the only contractor in the San Diego Region with a Masters degree in Historic Preservation, so he “walks the talk.” With over forty years of experience in construction, restoration, preservation, and archaeological investigation, both on land and underwater, he’s the contractor who can deliver your historic project. Owen is a licensed general contractor in the States of California and Washington.

With Home Restoration & Remodeling you can revive your older home or building to make it livable and enjoyable today. Our philosophy is to restore whenever possible, reconstruct when it’s not, and rejuvenate and repair all original fabric. We’re experts in repairing everything from old cabinets and wooden floors to reconstructing plaster moldings and fabricating base moldings, to rejuvenating old windows and original plaster and lath walls. Nothing is more vexing than a failing foundation. Let us find the foundation solution that will work best for your site. Our extensive Design-Build experience gives you the safety of knowing that we have the experience to successfully work with your special site.

Confused about how to safely remove lead paint from old buildings? Owen Sutton is a certified expert who teaches safe lead paint removal to contractors and homeowners. Don’t be caught unaware because you can’t keep up with all the new laws. Contact us so that you don’t ever have to worry about your health and safety.

Let us provide the custom solutions to your vintage or historic site’s specific problems. Learn more about our experience with restorations, remodeling, masonry/foundation work, and lead-safe classes. We look forward to working with you.