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Exterior Building Inspection

Inspecting the exterior of your building annually is a very good practice that can help catch problems early on, preventing […]

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Architectural Wall Coatings

Rain, wind, snow, ultraviolet rays and ineffective detailing over time all take their toll on structures. Exterior deterioration eventually leads […]

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Architectural Terra Cotta

What is Terra Cotta? Architectural terra cotta is a fired mixture of clay and water that is pressed into molds […]

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Structural Concrete Repair

What is Structural Concrete? “Structural concrete” is the term commonly used when referring to concrete elements that provide the primary […]

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Steel Lintels

What are Steel Lintels? Steel lintels have been used in masonry construction for over 100 years and generally function as […]

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Thru-Wall Flashing, the Hidden Gem of Waterproofing

Waterproofing with Thru-Wall Flashings Buildings constructed in the post 1970 era rarely rely solely on the exterior cladding for protection […]

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Brick Deterioration

What Causes Brick Deterioration, or Spalling, to Occur? There are numerous conditions on a building that can be contributing factors, […]

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How To Properly Clean Masonry

The accumulation of pollutants, biological growth, or paints and coatings can be detrimental to the longevity of any masonry structure.  […]

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Masonry Joint Repair

What are Masonry Mortar Joints? Masonry mortar joints are the first line of defense from moisture penetration. Depending on the […]

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Exterior Sealant

Have you inspected your exterior caulk joints? Do your exterior joint sealants look like this? About Exterior Caulking Joints Exterior […]

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