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Commercial Benefits of Brick Masonry

Friday, September 10th, 2021
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If you own a business, you realize how important it is to have a valuable commercial space to run your company from.

If you own a business, you realize how important it is to have a valuable commercial space to run your company from. Your company headquarters not only represents the quality of your business but will often be the first impression that potential customers have. There are so many different building materials available to build with, so it can be challenging to create a look that shows confidence and reassures your customers that they are choosing the right company. Here are just a few of the benefits of using masonry for your business.

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How to Restore Faded Exterior Brick Masonry

Friday, August 6th, 2021
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Eventually, your exterior bricks will begin to fade and lose their luster.

Exterior bricks are virtually maintenance-free and very long-lasting. However, they are not indestructible. Eventually, your exterior bricks will begin to fade and lose their luster. This is especially true in outdoor environments where the Sun, debris, and weather work against the surface of the porous bricks. Luckily, you can restore the color to old brick and keep it looking like new. Here are a few tips to restore faded exterior bricks on your building.

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Benefits of Monument Signs for Your Business

Friday, July 9th, 2021
benefits of monument signs for your business
A monument sign sits at eye level and is usually constructed from stone, brick, stucco, or foam.

Signage is one of the most effective ways to advertise your business to potential customers. Studies have shown that almost 50% of customers choose companies based on their outdoor signs. Monument signs, for instance, are a great way of capturing the attention of passersby. A monument sign sits at eye level and is usually constructed from stone, brick, stucco, or foam. Monument signs are popular due to their design and sophistication. Let’s look at some of the benefits of monument signs for your business.

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The Functions of Different Bricks

Monday, July 13th, 2020
Here are some of the ways these bricks work.

Did you know that there are different types of bricks? Bricks come in different shapes, sizes, and sometimes different materials. And, for masonry construction, these different types of brick can serve specific purposes inside of a structure. Here are some of the ways these bricks work.

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The Benefits of Using Brick in Your Construction

Monday, July 6th, 2020
Brick may be the perfect decision for your masonry construction.

On the off chance that you have been considering introducing a masonry structure, you may have just an idea over the materials. And keep in mind that limestone and natural stone all have their advantages, have you thought about brick? There are a few reasons why brick may be the perfect decision for your masonry construction.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Exposed Brick

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

Perhaps one of the most stunning visual trends we see is the use of exposed brick. It helps create an accent wall that stands out and feels totally unique which is why so many homeowners seek out beautiful brick walls. However, this kind of wall can have its own drawbacks as well. Today, we want to shed some light on what you should avoid when it comes to exposed brick and also how you can get the most out of it.

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The Process of Replacing Your Brick Joints

Monday, May 25th, 2020

Now and then, even though you deal with the brick around your home or business, fixes should be made. One of the most well-known fixes is repointing brick joints where mortar breaks down or around free or split bricks. Releasing harmed or dissolved mortar unrepaired can cause an entire host of issues, generally from water damage. Repointing your bricks can extend the life of your home siding, yard, steps, and more. Here is how the process works.

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The Benefits of Brick Staining

Monday, May 4th, 2020
Here are some of the main benefits of brick staining.

Although brick is one of the most dependable and aesthetically pleasing masonry materials, without proper care, the appearance of brick can deteriorate over time. There are a few different solutions to use that address this problem, such as painting brick. However, depending on what you’re looking for, staining could be a better alternative. Here are some of the main benefits of brick staining. 

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The Best Masonry Repairs for Spring

Monday, April 6th, 2020
Here are some common masonry restoration and repairs to consider for Spring.

With Spring cleaning comes the opportunity to take good care of your home and address things that might have been overlooked through the Winter. In particular, if your home has masonry structures, then they might have endured some damage through the Winter. Fortunately, you can talk to a masonry contractor about getting the appropriate maintenance and repairs. Here are some common masonry restoration and repairs to consider for Spring.

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Does Your Masonry Foundation Need Repairs?

Monday, March 30th, 2020
Here is what you should look for to make sure that your foundation doesn’t need any repairs.

If you have been living in your house for a while, then you might not know much about the foundation and how it was constructed. Masonry materials are a great choice for a foundation structure, but they need to be checked every so often to make sure they are holding up properly. Here is what you should look for to make sure that your foundation doesn’t need any repairs.

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