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3 Things to Ask Your Masonry Contractor

October 17th, 2019

When you own a home, there are some tasks that you know you can easily DIY, while there are others that you never should try on your own. Electrical work is a pretty obvious example of something that requires a… Read More

Stone Walkways are a Great Addition to Your Yard

October 7th, 2019

Natural stone is one of the best materials to accent your outdoor space. You might not have considered a number of masonry structures to add to your front or backyard, but a simple stone walkway could be the perfect fit…. Read More

3 Reasons to Use Limestone

September 30th, 2019

There are many great options for making your masonry structure, and because each material is so unique, one kind might be better suited to your project than others. In this post, let’s take a look at the benefits of limestone and whether… Read More

How to Tell When Brick Masonry Needs Repairs

September 23rd, 2019

Generally, brick masonry structures are designed to last a lifetime. But weather and time can take a toll even on the most well-constructed masonry structures. Here are some warning signs to look out for that your brick masonry could be… Read More

Mortar’s Key Characteristics

September 16th, 2019

Perhaps the most important ingredient in masonry is mortar. It is a perfect mix of water, minerals, rock, clay, and other ingredients that can hold together anything from brick to natural stone for years. But in order to understand mortar,… Read More

What You Need to Know About Masonry Restoration

September 9th, 2019

For many buildings and masonry structures, both old and new, masonry restoration is a key process that helps them stay in good condition. But the process might sound complicated to the average person. Here are the basics of what happens… Read More

3 Benefits of Decorative Concrete

September 2nd, 2019

Whether you are a business looking to jazz up your storefront, or a homeowner interested in adding character to your house, using decorative concrete could add the perfect touch. There are several benefits to decorative concrete, and here are three reasons you… Read More

How to Tell When Your Brick Fireplace Needs Repairs

August 26th, 2019

A fireplace can be a beautiful centerpiece of a room, and of your home. But sometimes brick fireplaces, in particular, can be tricky to maintain. Time and wear can start to cause problems, but if you don’t know what to… Read More

Reasons to Consider Concrete for Your Kitchen and Bathroom

August 19th, 2019

Most often, it is outdoor projects that come to mind involving concrete. But did you know that concrete can work indoors in many creative and unusual ways? There are several benefits to using concrete compared to other materials in kitchen… Read More

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