A Rich History and Culture.

Business Members

Support Historic Kansas City as a business member for listing in our Business Member Directory. Contact  lbriscoe@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.)

Growing Days

Kansas City Native Tamara Day, owner of Growing Days and the star of Bargain Mansions on the DIY Network, is a purveyor of glamorous and cozy. This busy wife and mother of four, designs for the spirited home mixing glamour, comfort, and family. Tamara’s designs and renovations are for the lived life.  In Bargain Mansions, Tamara and her crew restore neglected large homes that others are too scared to take on – bringing big beauties back to life so that new owners can move in and love them again. Fans of Tamara’s signature style and the DIY show can buy her specially curated finds for their own homes. Growing Days includes a mobile boutique and an online store, coming in 2017.

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.

James B. Nutter and Co.

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.

Sprint Center

Sprint Center is Kansas City’s home for live entertainment and sporting events. Anchor to more than $6 billion of reinvestment in a revitalized downtown Kansas City, the award winning venue has welcomed more than 9 million guests attending over 950 events. Having exceeded attendance and financial projections in each year since opening in 2007, Sprint Center is a unique public/private partnership between AEG and the city of Kansas City, Mo.


Screenland Properties

Kansas City-based real estate development partnership. The partnership focuses primarily on adaptive-reuse opportunities and its guiding philosophy is the implementation of creative collaborative change through redevelopment.

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat of Kansas City is the seventh oldest affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian based organization working to fulfill the dream of home ownership for low-medium income families in the greater Kansas City area.  Mission Statement: Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes,community and hope.
Vision: Provide a decent, affordable place to raise a family and build financial stability through home ownership.  Purpose: To build opportunities and hope for the urban core of Kansas City by empowering citizens and neighborhoods through affordable home ownership and financial education.

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.

McCown Gordon Construction

Recognized as one of the largest contractors in the region, McCownGordon has offices in both Missouri and Kansas. Focused on core values of integrity, relationships and performance, we are committed to building collaborative partnerships and specialize in preconstruction services, construction management, general contracting and design-build. With strong experience and expertise in a variety of market sectors, the company has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Kansas City by the Kansas City Business Journal for the past twelve consecutive years.

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.


Rosin Preservation

Rosin Preservation brings to the table more than 60 years of professional experience working with a broad spectrum of preservation projects and issues.  Our clients are building owners interested in financial incentives, such as tax credits, that support their rehabilitation projects; public agencies who are using historic resources as a planning and economic development tool; and entities that need to comply with federal, state and local preservation regulations.

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.

Foutch Brothers

Foutch Brothers, LLC, is a privately-held real estate development, construction, and property management company specializing in historic mixed use renovation, sports facilities, multi-family, and senior housing as well as retail space. The company’s portfolio includes over 1,000 residential apartments, office spaces, and sports facilities in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and Iowa Foutch Brothers profitably develops, improves, and manages successful development projects to rescue history, buildings, and cities.

Broadway Square Partners, LLP

Founded in 1988, Broadway Square Partners, LLP is a small non-residential building operator in Kansas City, Missouri.

Bob Myers Properties

Thirty years of experience throughout the five county region of metropolitan Kansas City makes this forward thinking team uniquely qualified to deliver a seamless relocation experience. Let their strong networking connections to corporations, schools, arts and community group go to work for you.

The Bob Myers Properties team knows the Kansas City market and the importance of connecting to our community. Their success is built on knowing the diverse strengths of neighborhoods and architectural styles of homes.


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.

White Goss

White Goss’ founding attorneys built this boutique Kansas City law firm on a solid foundation of relationships and trust: relationships formed over decades of experience in the public and private sectors and familiarity with our state and government authorities; and trust that comes from a long history of producing consistent successful results for clients who have much at stake.

Treanor Architects

Architectural design, planning, interior design, historic preservation, civil engineering and landscape architecture.

Jantsch Architects

Jantsch Architects specializes in the planning and design of specialty use, restoration/adaptive reuse, mid-size commercial, educational, retail, multi and single-family residential, and religious facility projects. We have been commissioned to lead projects ranging from $50,000 to over $150,000,000. Whether single room additions or multi-phased master planned developments, each project is given special attention and personalized service.

We will exceed your expectations!

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.