The Oxford English Dictionary defines:
A. Masonry – The art, skill, or occupation of a mason; the art or work of building with stone. Now Rare. That which is constructed by a mason; work executed by a mason; stonework.
B. Restoration – (Arch). The process of carrying out alterations and repairs with the idea of restoring a building to something like its original form; a general renovation.
If you visited our History page, you know by now that this Company was founded as a masonry restoration contractor with a rich heritage of providing these specialized services on buildings throughout historic New England – including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. Churches, monuments, landmarks, brick smokestacks, schools, office buildings and practically any structure that was constructed with brick or stone were a passion of our founders and provided the very foundation our Company is built on today. We are proud of this heritage and strive to blend the benefits of today’s new technology with these skills from the past.
Our masonry repair and restoration services are further enhanced by our engineering staff and product affiliates with a combined 85 years of experience in the evaluation of bricks, stones and mortars and the research abilities to discover hard to find information pertaining to your particular needs for your Historic Structure. We work with local, state, and federal historic commissions throughout New England to provide historically accurate repairs on the carious types of buildings.
We design, erect and maintain our own staging to assure your uninterrupted work flow and protection of the public. Some repairs include the following:
- Brick re-pointing
- Brick laying
- Stone setting
- Rebuilding of Architectural Stone
- Brick and stone Cleaning
- Specialty anchors and pins
- Color/texture matching
- Caulking and sealants
- Complete exterior building restoration
- Jahn Mortars Restoration Systems