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What You Need to Know About Acid Washing

August 12th, 2019

After any new hardscaping project, you might notice that, in spite of cleaning the excess mortar, that there could be a chalky residue left behind. Fortunately, there is a simple remedy for this, which is an acid wash. By using… Read More

The Process of Replacing Brick Joints

August 5th, 2019

Masonry structures are durable and meant to last for years, but that doesn’t mean that you might not run into the occasional weak spot in the mortar. Not to worry, it is very common to repair masonry structures by repointing… Read More

The Difference Between Marble and Limestone

July 29th, 2019

Both marble and limestone are excellent materials for many masonry construction projects. And although they might sound like interchangeable terms, there are several important distinctions between them. Here are some of the key differences between marble and limestone.

3 Environmentally-Friendly Reasons to Invest in Natural Stone

July 22nd, 2019

Creating a beautiful, welcoming environment in your landscape is something almost everyone wants to achieve. Why not take it a step further and make it low impact too? Taking sustainability into account while designing your home landscape is something that… Read More

How to Take Care of Your New Masonry Structure

July 15th, 2019

Adding a masonry structure to your home or business is certainly a high point for any construction process. Since it is a significant investment of time and money, it is good to know how to care for your masonry structure… Read More

Reasons Consider Masonry Materials

July 8th, 2019

There are many building materials to choose from, and if you’re reading this then you could be considering going with masonry for your next construction project. There are a few pros and cons to any type of material, and if… Read More

Sources of Masonry Deterioration

July 1st, 2019

  When it comes to nearly any type of construction project, you can’t go wrong with masonry materials. But even top-notch masonry can deteriorate over time and require repairs. Here are some possible causes of masonry deterioration.

The Most Common Masonry Materials

June 24th, 2019

Masonry is a method of building that utilizes stone. It has been around for thousands of years. Masonry has been used to craft most of the most well known structures in the world, from the pyramids in Egypt, to the… Read More

Why Choose Brick?

June 17th, 2019

  If you have been thinking of installing a masonry structure, then you may have already thought over the materials. And while concrete, limestone, and natural stone all have their benefits, have you considered brick? There are several reasons why… Read More

The Three Main Demolition Methods

June 10th, 2019

  Often when people think of demolition, they picture a big wrecking ball or a bulldozer. But even though demolition looks like it’s all about destruction and chaos, there is actually a very orderly system at play. Part of this… Read More