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Protect Your Masonry From Winter Weather

Masonry walls, steps and chimneys seem permanent and impervious. After all, it’s strong and can take a lot of abuse — pretty darn near invincible right? Well, brick and mortar do make a mighty building material, and with proper maintenance your masonry construction will last a long time. But masonry has two enemies that can [...]

By | February 5th, 2020|Chimney, Masonry|0 Comments

Does Moisture Mean I Need Basement Waterproofing?

As you might imagine, we’ve seen basements in every stage of flooding — from a tiny leak to an unpleasantly surprising indoor swimming pool. We also meet a lot of folks who worry about the possibility of water damage to their home and possessions. They have a lot of questions and aren’t sure what they [...]

By | January 29th, 2020|Basement, Waterproofing|0 Comments

Does your fireplace need a new look? Then consider stone veneer!

We’ve shared some important information about making sure that your fireplace and chimney are safe and ready to keep you warm this winter. We know that for many of you, having a fire burning helps heat your home and reduce energy costs, but your fireplace also plays another role in your life — it provides [...]

By | December 11th, 2019|FIreplace, Interiors|0 Comments

How to know if your basement leaks

You’d think it would be easy to determine if you’ve got a leak in your basement. Sometimes it is — when you see standing water, you know you’ve got a problem! It’s not always so simple though. Leaks aren’t always easy to spot, and sometimes you have to act like a basement detective to figure [...]

By | December 4th, 2019|Basement, Home Improvement Tips|0 Comments

Are Your Gutters Ready for Winter?

As the seasons change from autumn to winter, spring thaw may be the farthest thing from your mind. It pays to be prepared.  You can help prevent water leaking into your basement by ensuring that it flows away from your house. The best way to do that? Cleaning your gutters and removing any debris before [...]

By | November 27th, 2019|Home Improvement Tips, Residential|0 Comments

Is Your Home on Your Holiday Shopping List?

As the holidays approach, you’ve probably already put some thought into gifts for your loved ones. Children, spouses, parents, friends and family alike — you have the perfect gift in mind for all of them. Tis better to give than receive, but there’s one recipient that you might have neglected. Your home. Where you hang [...]

By | November 20th, 2019|General Contracting, Residential|0 Comments