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Tips for Restoring the Color of Faded Brick Walls

May 24th, 2024

Brick walls exude a timeless charm and durability that few other materials can match. However, exposure to the elements over time can cause brick walls to fade, losing their vibrant color and appeal. Restoring the color of faded brick walls… Read More

The Stylish and Functional Advantages of Stone Steps

May 17th, 2024

As you design the exterior of your property, paying attention to detail can make all the difference between something ordinary and extraordinary. Among the various elements that contribute to the overall aesthetics and functionality of your building, stone steps stand… Read More

How to Use Brick and Stone Pavers

May 10th, 2024

Are you considering potential masonry projects to enhance the appeal of your property? The choice of materials can significantly impact a property’s appearance, functionality, and longevity. Two of the most robust options available are brick and stone pavers. These installations… Read More

5 Reasons to Call DelPrete Masonry for Brick and Stone Repairs

May 1st, 2024

There’s no room for compromise when it comes to maintaining the integrity and beauty of your brick and stone buildings. These structures require expert attention to make sure that they stand the test of time. Maintaining the integrity of your… Read More

The Critical Components of New Masonry Construction

April 25th, 2024

When constructing a new building, you cannot ignore the timeless allure and enduring strength of masonry. Whether you want to create the rustic charm of brick or the elegant sophistication of natural stone, new masonry construction will stand as a… Read More

The Top 10 Advantages of Natural Stone

April 18th, 2024

Since natural stone is considered one of the strongest and most durable of nature’s materials, it’s a popular choice for outdoor living projects. Natural stone is versatile, ranges in size, and comes in various colors. It also complements other materials… Read More

4 Reasons to Always Trust an Expert with Masonry Demolition

April 11th, 2024

When it comes to construction projects involving masonry, whether it’s repairing, renovating, or demolishing, a significant level of expertise is required. Among these tasks, masonry demolition is particularly intricate and potentially hazardous. Attempting it without proper knowledge and experience can… Read More

Use Tuckpointing to Protect Brick Buildings From Spring Showers

April 3rd, 2024

Tuckpointing is an essential part of maintaining durable and attractive brick buildings. Tuckpointing is especially necessary in preventing water damage and structural issues. Over time, mortar joints in brick and stone walls can deteriorate, leading to cracks and gaps that… Read More

Planning Masonry Construction With Moisture Control in Mind

March 29th, 2024

Masonry construction has stood the test of time as one of the most durable and aesthetically pleasing building methods. However, moisture infiltration can pose a significant threat to the integrity and longevity of masonry structures. Masonry construction with moisture control… Read More

Do Your Bricks Have Winter Damage? Look for These Signs

March 22nd, 2024

As spring finally emerges, it’s time to assess the condition of your property’s brickwork. Winter can be harsh on masonry, leading to various types of damage that not only compromises the aesthetics of your building but also poses potential hazards…. Read More