The New Milford Trust for Historic Preservation is offering a limited number of grants to New Milford property owners who are planning to paint the exterior of their historic barns.

Paint grants for the exterior of historic homes are still available.

Homeowners may qualify for a grant of up to $250 to be used for the purchase of paint, according to the organizations vice president, Patricia Greenspan.

Interested applicants should respond in writing to the New Milford Trust for Historic Preservation, P.O. Box 274, New Milford, CT 06776, outlining their plans for the painting of their property.