Tim’s expertise in historic preservation earned a Klesse project the Harry Devlin Historic Preservation Commendation.  The Commendation is designed to promote architectural integrity and community heritage.

Examples of Tim’s historical preservation work include: Thomas Edison’s theater in Llewellyn Park, NJ; restoration of multiple Hartshorn homes in SH, and the Summit Opera House in Summit, NJ.  Tim’s work has also been featured as part of the Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society’s Spring House Tour in 2006 as well as numerous magazine and newspaper publications including New Jersey Monthly Magazine, New Jersey Life Magazine, Millburn-Short Hills Magazine, Summit Magazine, The Star Ledger, The Item and The Independent Press.