Publications

Brent Hull is highly knowledgeable in historic writing, and he's making an impact in current publications. The following are articles Hull has written for publications nationwide, including regular contributions to Old House Journal, Fine Homebuilding, Period Homes Magazine, Tools of the Trade and more. Visit the bookstore to purchase the items below.


The Timeless House BUILDING A TIMELESS HOUSE IN AN INSTANT AGE
What do our homes say about us? In an age of “instant” homes, how do we build something timeless that weaves a tale of character, values, history, and heart? What are we communicating to our children with the homes we build? All of these questions are answered in the July 2014 release of Building a Timeless House in an Instant Age. Order here.

traditional-american-rooms TRADITIONAL AMERICAN ROOMS
Celebrating style, craftsmanship and historic woodwork, this Winterthur Style Sourcebook features the imitable style, elegance and character of historic American architecture in a guided tour of the Winterthur Museum and Country Estate. An essential read for architects, designers, homeowners and history enthusiasts. Order here.

historic-millwork HISTORIC MILLWORK
A guide to restoring and re-creating doors, windows and moldings of the late 19th through mid-20th centuries, the book features hundreds of detailed illustrations from actual period millwork catalogs. Order here.

molding-catalog HULL HISTORICAL MOLDING CATALOG
A visual resource that features designs from the golden age of American millwork: Victorian, Arts & Crafts, Period Revival and Eclectic eras of style. Order here.


BLOGS & ARTICLES
Old House Journal - The Right Way to Use Trim in Old Houses
This is Carpentry - The Magical Entablature
Fine Homebuilding - The Misused & Confused Chair Rail
New York Spaces - Guest Blog Post
Old House Journal - Porch Details by the Book
Period Homes Magazine - Fight for Craftsmanship
Old House Interiors - Winterthur in Texas
Fine Homebuilding - Classical Trim
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