Education

Start your research in the Hull Historical library where you’ll find books; videos; case studies and periodicals. Brent Hull is the author of three books on architectural millwork: “The Timeless House;” “Historic Moldings” and “Period Interiors.” He is a graduate of the North Bennet Street School of Preservation Carpentry. His continuing education scholarship includes weekend courses on architectural proportion, sketching and the classical orders. Brent Hull has served on the education committee of the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art and is the current president of the ICAA Texas Chapter.

French Inspired Historical Doors
17
Sep
The best interior and exterior doors combine great design and fine craftsmanship. Hull Millwork’s door designs are often inspired by history, especially historic designs from...
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Wood growth 100 years apart
01
Jul
Old vs. New Growth Trees and the Wood Products they Make It’s true what they say, “they don’t make ‘em like they used to.” We...
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29
May
Look back 73 years to 1946 for an interesting perspective on whats happening in the housing industry today. What solved the post WW ll housing...
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25
Apr
Join Brent Hull from Hull Historical in a new video series, Building with History. Brent visits homes and discusses Georgian, Colonial Revival and Arts and...
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"Building with History" - Georgian Style - Workshop Edition
25
Apr
Back at the shop Brent builds a Georgian mantel. He discusses a classical system of building based on scale and proportion.
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"Building with History" - Georgian Style
25
Apr
What is Georgian style? What sparked its inspiration? In this “Building with History” video, learn how design comes full circle with Brent Hull’s insight on...
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"Building with History" - Colonial Revival Style - Workshop Edition
25
Apr
Brent heads back to the shop to build a pilaster similar to those seen in the John Staub designed house in the Colonial Revival video.
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"Building with History" - Colonial Revival Style
25
Apr
Brent Hull walks you through the history of the Colonial Revival style—what makes this style unique and still popular today. What is the Colonial Revival...
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"Building with History" - Arts and Crafts Era Bungalow House - Workshop Edition
25
Apr
Join Brent at the shop to talk window restoration. Most of us are overwhelmed by something that is actually very simple. Brent shows us how...
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"Building with History" - Arts and Crafts Era Bungalow House
25
Apr
Brent Hull discusses the Arts and Crafts movement, a revolution that embraces simple and honest architecture, as he explores a bungalow house in Texas’ Fairmount...
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