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Posts Tagged ‘ Commercial Concrete Repair ’

Need Assistance Protecting Your Maryland Foundation During a Storm?

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022
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Your commercial property’s drainage systems are vital to preventing foundation problems after or during a storm in Maryland.

Landscaping, drainage, slope, and soil are part of the factors that will determine if your Maryland foundation is damaged during a storm. Did you also know that it only takes a minor amount of water to offset and crack your whole foundation possibly? That’s why it’s important to your commercial property’s overall well-being to take the proper precautions during and before a storm. In addition, your foundation holds your property up, so this blog post will provide you with ways to protect your Maryland foundation during a storm. (more…)

Does Your Concrete Driveway Need to be Repaired?

Friday, April 22nd, 2022
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A concrete driveway is a part of the house we desire never to replace.

You love your house, but your worn-out concrete driveway will ruin its curb appeal. A driveway is a part of the house we desire never to replace. Unfortunately, your driveway cannot survive the environmental elements forever. Here is a list of signs to analyze if your driveway needs to be repaired or not.   (more…)

Historic Examples of Masonry

Friday, April 8th, 2022
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Although masonry is one of the oldest occupations in history, masonry techniques have changed over the centuries.

Did you know that stones have been utilized in construction for over 6,000 years? Although masonry is one of the oldest occupations in history, masonry techniques have changed over the centuries. Viewing the ancient civilization structures can provide an insight into modern building materials. Let’s take a look at the significant examples of historic masonry. (more…)

Benefits of Brick Exteriors for Commercial Buildings

Friday, December 10th, 2021
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Designing your building’s exterior using bricks has multiple aesthetically and functionally advantages.

There is a lot to think about when finishing the exterior of your commercial building using brickwork. With various costs, designs, and sizes to choose from, it is a complicated process. But what stays the same is the clean, natural and beautiful look that bricks have to offer. Designing your building’s exterior using bricks has multiple aesthetically and functionally advantages. Let’s look at the benefits of brick exteriors for commercial buildings.

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How To Properly Known Your Bricks Need To Be Replaced

Friday, November 19th, 2021
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Bricks will inevitably require maintenance, repair, and upkeep to keep them up to date.

Bricks are incredibly timeless. In fact, many people use bricks as a material because they want their property to withstand the test of time. Brick is a wonderfully durable and versatile material. The reality is, bricks will inevitably require maintenance, repair, and upkeep to keep them up to date. Ultimately, minor damage may include the need to seal cracks, while more significant issues require installation and support beams. Whatever the issues, you will want to tackle them head-on and quickly before the bricks start to hinder the structure’s foundation. Here are a few key signs that your bricks are in desperate need of replacing.

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How to Fix Spalling Bricks

Friday, October 15th, 2021
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Spalling bricks are a common sign of masonry failure, and if not addressed properly, it can cause more serious issues down the road.

Brick masonry is a beautiful form of architecture, and many homeowners elect to have masonry in their homes. Unfortunately, masonry is not indestructible, and it can be prone to damage over time. Spalling bricks are a common sign of masonry failure, and if not addressed properly, it can cause more serious issues down the road. Here are some tips on how to fix spalling bricks.

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A Quick Guide on Masonry

Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Masonry is one of the oldest skilled trades in the world, dating as far back as six thousand years ago

Masonry is one of the oldest skilled trades in the world, dating as far back as six thousand years ago. But, it is also one of the most misunderstood professions. Masonry structures are durable and strong, withstanding weather and even natural disasters. Understanding more about masonry will help you select the ideal material for your next project. Here is a helpful guide to the basics of masonry.

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Cracked Bricks: Causes and Solutions

Friday, October 1st, 2021
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If you notice that some of the brick on your building is starting to crack or crumble, it could be cause for concern.

If you notice that some of the brick on your building is starting to crack or crumble, it could be cause for concern. Cracked bricks are a common problem for brick walls. While this issue does not always indicate serious structural damage, it can make the structure susceptible to water damage and mold. It is essential to identify the cause of the brick cracking so you can fix the issue and take preventative measures to ensure that cracking does not occur in the future. Let’s go over the causes of cracked bricks and how to fix them.

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4 Signs You Need Masonry Work Done

Friday, September 17th, 2021
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Masonry structures are designed to last a very long time, but they are not indestructible.

Many commercial buildings are constructed with brick or stone, and they are often subject to wear and tear. Masonry structures are designed to last a very long time, but they are not indestructible. Exposure to harsh elements, such as moisture leaks and extreme heat, can wear down brick and mortar structures over time. It is important to keep an eye out for any signs of damage and repair them quickly. Here are a few signs that you need some masonry work done on your building.

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Common Causes of Masonry Damage

Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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There are many factors that can damage a masonry structure and cause it to lose its luster.

Masonry structures have been popular in residential and commercial construction for many years. Masonry adds style and sophistication to the exterior or interior of any building. The materials and techniques used in masonry add to the strength, durability, energy efficiency, and fire resistance of a building. Despite all these advantages, masonry is not indestructible. There are many factors that can damage a masonry structure and cause it to lose its luster. Here are some of the most common causes of masonry damage.

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