AAPS Hosts Discussion on Painting Historic Homes


The Alameda Architectural Preservation Society presents a talk on “the mysteries of paint protection” at 7 p.m. this Sunday, April 13.

Speakers from Pacific Northwest Painters and Construction, which is based in Alameda, will share tips and information. The venue is Immanuel Lutheran Church at 1420 Lafayette St.

Cornelia and Eric Grunseth will discuss issues such as how to remove old paint and what new paint to use, as well as the right color schemes for historic homes.

The talk is free for members of AAPS and $5 for others.

The organization will host its annual Preservation Awards gala on May 18 at Auctions by the Bay Theatre.

Janet Levaux