A Rich History and Culture.

Business Members

Support Historic Kansas City as a business member for listing in our Business Member Directory. Contact Amanda at acrawley@historickansascity.org for details.

(Inclusion in this directory does not represent an endorsement of a contractor, business, supplier, or craftsperson by Historic Kansas City. The businesses listed are current Historic Kansas City Business Members.)

Foundation Recovery Systems

Since 1992, Foundation Recovery Systems has been helping homeowners with permanent and professional foundation repair, basement waterproofing, and crawl space repair throughout Missouri & Eastern Kansas. We are proud to offer the latest in Concrete leveling and lifting with our new PolyLevel polyurethane injection method.

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes aspires to be the very best real estate company in the Kansas City area. We will foster a culture of excellence that continues to attract full-time professionals interested in providing high levels of service and achieving high levels of success. We will continue to provide cutting-edge technology to stay ahead of the competition.

Architectural Masonry and Restoration, Inc.

AMR is a full service masonry contractor, we work in the KCMO metro area and beyond. Target Market: Renovations, Restorations, Custom Homes, Municipal and Commercial. We have worked with the top builders and general contractors in the area along with developers and architects. We look forward to the opportunity to work with you.

Architectural Craftsmen

We believe that every home has a story to tell. It is our mission to discover that story and to express it in the work we do through architectural design and craftsmanship. We develop a relationship with our clients from the very beginning. We take the time to understand not only the lives and lifestyles of those who dwell within the home, but to discover the soul of the home itself.


Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS

In January 2001, the Metropolitan Kansas City Board of REALTORS® in Missouri and the Johnson County Board of REALTORS® in Kansas merged to become the Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS®. Today the Association is one of the largest and most respected real estate trade organizations in the country.


McCray Lumber and Millwork

McCray Lumber and Millwork, family owned and operated since 1910, is comprised of seven distribution centers in the Kansas City area, as well as a showroom in Fairfax, KS. Our expert staff will provide you with outstanding customer service. We have the extensive industry knowledge to help you solve any issue. McCray Lumber and Millwork offers delivery services.

Drew Gilmore Homes

Dew Gilmore is a licensed real estate agent in Kansas and Missouri.  He specializes in urban and historic homes. Drew started his career re-habbing century old homes until falling in love with helping others find their own historic homes.


The Midwest’s premier chimney restoration contractor since 1982. Specializing in historic 1700 – 1950 era chimney and fireplace restoration, reconstruction, relining of flues, and maintenance. Matching most historic style bricks and tiles. Rumford and Bellfires fireplaces. Wood and gas burning fireplaces and appliances, freestanding stoves, fireplace inserts, historic look and authentic historic mantels.Inspection and chimney sweeping services for all types of gas and wood burning flue systems. Please visit our website to see samples of our work.

Commerce Bank

Commerce Bancshares, Inc. operates as a super-community bank offering an array of sophisticated financial products delivered with high-quality, personal customer service. The Company’s customer promise – We ask, listen and solve –  is not just its brand, but also its corporate focus.


Kansas City based Plasterkraft and Mural Masters was formed in 2013 by longtime friends and cohorts Dave Boux and Brad Bruce. Working together as independent contractors for over 8 years prior to Plasterkraft’s formation, Brad and Dave worked on a great number of projects that brought together Dave’s extensive plaster abilities with Brad’s talents in paint and design.

Missouri Bank

We are a network of thinkers, dreamers and entrepreneurs with a common focus: your vision in our community. We live and work where you live and work. Our goal is to empower everyone who walks through our doors to go out and be the difference in their own way, whatever that difference is to them. The possibilities are endless.

House of Rocks

House of Rocks was established in the late 70s as a rock shop selling fossils and mineral specimens. In the early 80s, we moved to our current location to branch out and sell landscape supplies and decorative gravels. Current ownership took over in 1984 and House of Rocks has transformed into one of the largest natural stone suppliers in the Kansas City area.

Helix Architecture

At Helix, we believe that great design can change people. And people can change the world. If you start with the human element, wonderful things happen. Every project starts by making a connection, asking questions, and digging deeper. We strive for a state of constant innovation—a place where expertise is a direct cause of our chronic curiosity, where good ideas are only outweighed by better ones, and where every project begins and ends with people. We are a dedicated group of architects, designers, thinkers, and innovators, creating thoughtful spaces for those that will inhabit them. We do what we do because we believe that great architecture and design have a genuine impact on people, businesses, and communities.

Built Kansas City, LLC

Construction management and owner representation specializing in sustainable and durable approaches to renovations and new construction. My role is to guide the homeowner through the design process to ensure that their new spaces functions as well as it looks. My services are tailored to fit each client and help to take the stress out of and put some fun into one of best biggest financial and emotional investments most people make.


Piper-Wind Architects

Piper-Wind Architects is a full service, general practice firm whose focus is in the design of architectural projects of the highest quality. We specialize in the planning and design of livable communities, traditional neighborhood development, and commercial districts. Our interests lie in creating quality places for people to live, work, gather and play through thoughtful renovations, new residential, commercial and public projects as well as careful planning practices.


Acme Brass Custom Plating

Acme Brass Custom Plating, Inc. is proud to be serving Kansas City for over 100 years. Four generations have served in the shop and today they offer the same high-quality metal craftsmanship to businesses and residential customers. From custom fabrication of architectural elements for high end residences, to repair and re-finishing of antique light fixtures and decorative items, we serve a wide range of metal finishing needs. We offer Gold, Silver, Brass, Copper and Nickel plating, plus a variety of patina finishes.


O’Reilly Development Company

O’Reilly Development Company, LLC is a real estate investment and development firm specializing in historic preservation, senior housing, affordable multifamily and student housing communities. The O’Reilly team of experts branch into all areas of development, management and ownership with properties built in the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors.

Rare Construction

RARE Construction is a Design-Build, residential remodeling company started in 1999 by husband and wife team Rae Person, Contractor, and Rose Middleton, Designer. They recognized that by combining their talents and over 35 years of experience they could offer their clients a remodeling process that would be seamless and all inclusive long before the concept of “Design-Build” became popular.


Schloegel Design Remodel

When you hire a remodeling contractor like Schloegel Design Remodel, Inc., you’ve hired one firm to take responsibility for your designing and remodeling process. You can rest assured knowing you’re in good hands. We have been serving Kansas City and the surrounding areas, including Leawood, Overland Park, and Mission Hills, since 1980.


Renaissance Roofing

Over 20 years ago Robert Raleigh Jr. established Renaissance Roofing, Inc. with his sons Robert Raleigh III and James Zipse. From the beginning the company was built on an idea, the idea that a roofing company should provide the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction while solving even the most complex of roofing problems.

Finkle + Williams Architecture

Our craft is planning, architecture and interior design, but our passion is helping people achieve their vision in practical + creative ways. We are inspired by forward-thinking + well-rounded people who drive us to set high standards for ourselves. We know our projects can have significant economic, social and environmental implications, so we take care to make each step in the process with purpose and integrity.





We are a group of innovators, groundbreakers and visionaries. We are a global collective of architects, designers, technical experts and industry veterans. We are the people who create the places where millions unite.

Strata Architecture + Preservation

Our firm’s core focus is to provide the most complete professional service possible to every one of our customers. Our design approach begins with careful listening of our clients’ specific goals and objectives, individual needs and wants, and their wishes that is carried out through each phase of the architectural process.