Protecting the Future, Preserving the Past

Archive for April 2017

Protect your building from graffiti

Nobody likes having their property defaced. Graffiti is unattractive, and leaving it on your walls may make your customers feel like you don’t care about the impression your company is making. Billions of dollars are spent every year to remove graffiti from buildings. Many building owners have turned to anti-graffiti coatings to prevent graffiti from…

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Hail damage: It’s not just a cosmetic issue

With the stormy months rolling in, people will start worrying about hail damage once more. It wrecks car windows and roofs. But for commercial buildings, hail can cause a significant amount of damage that you may not see until it’s too late. In this post, we’ll talk about how hail damage can result in even…

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Four signs of water damage in your commercial building

Our work restoring buildings means that we see a lot of the effects of water damage—sometimes well after the water damage has already occurred. When water infiltrates your masonry, time is of the essence. The longer a leak lasts, the more damage it does. If you see any of these signs of a leak, you…

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Tuckpointing FAQs

No masonry structure can last forever without regular maintenance. Tuckpointing commercial buildings is one of the projects we do most frequently. We get a lot of questions about this job, so we wrote this post to give you the answers to some of the most common ones. Why is tuckpointing important? While the masonry of…

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