About

Perfecting Preservation of National Historic Landmarks and Iconic Buildings

John Canning & Company is dedicated to authenticity in historic preservation and restoration, artistic excellence, and has the utmost respect for historic and sacred sites. We take great care to uphold these principles and to provide our clients with the honesty and integrity that they deserve.

 

It is our philosophy that when it comes to the conservation and restoration of historic buildings, you only have one chance to get it right. That is why we put so much thought, care, and time into every detail of every project we have the pleasure to work on.

 

Our passion for art, history, and accuracy has resulted in some of the most iconic restoration work in the country.

Our Mission of Excellence and Historic Accuracy

John Canning & Company’s unique attributes can be summed up in three words: knowledge, tradition, and integrity.

 

It is our mission to foster and promote excellence in restoration and conservation with a historically faithful preservation approach. We advocate for the integrity of the original design intent, the preservation of architectural fabric, and the coordination and cooperation of trades within a framework of owner/architect/contractor collaboration.

 

We are a team of experienced business and tradespeople whose practical, applied skills aid in every step of a project, including estimating, planning, quality implementation, administration, and documentation.

JOHN CANNING & COMPANY IS THE FOREMOST ARCHITECTURAL ARTS AND BUILDING CONSERVATION STUDIO IN THE U.S.