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The importance of waterproofing historic buildings

By Jake Barnhart | Aug 14, 2017

If you’ve ever opened the door to your building and found wet ceilings or water puddled on the floor, you know the panic that can ensue. Especially if your building is historic, where even a small water leak can lead to major repairs.

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What is sandblasting?

By Jake Barnhart | Aug 7, 2017

For facilities managers and owners of commercial buildings, it’s important to understand the different types of work that may be required to maintain your building. So, in this blog we’re going to discuss sandblasting.

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Choosing exterior paint for your commercial building

By Jake Barnhart | Jul 31, 2017

Picking a paint color for your commercial building can seem overwhelming, because you want to make a good impression on your customers and look professional.

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Three reasons why your masonry cracks

By Jake Barnhart | Jul 24, 2017

The discovery of a masonry crack on your building or home can be unsettling. Often homeowners begin questioning whether it’s a sign of a bigger problem, such as foundation issues.

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How to handle storms and leaky windows

By Jake Barnhart | Jul 17, 2017

Springtime brings storms and rain, which means it’s common to discover leaky windows.
So, what do you do if you find water pooled around windows after a storm? Here are a few questions to ask to help pinpoint the cause.

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Color matching masonry grout

By Jake Barnhart | Jul 10, 2017

As stated in a previous blog, all brickwork needs maintenance and repair at some point. Whether it’s an issue of receding grout or cracks running through the grout lines, problems involving your brickwork need to be resolved quickly and effectively.

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Summer checklist for commercial building maintenance

By Jake Barnhart | Jul 3, 2017

Extreme summer temperatures can create maintenance challenges for commercial structures, but preventative maintenance saves money in the long run. To stay ahead of the wear and tear of high temperatures, use this handy checklist.

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5 ways to keep your building structurally sound

By Jake Barnhart | Jun 26, 2017

The secret to a long-lasting building is regular maintenance. Ignoring small repairs and cleaning leads to expensive problems. Here are a few of the most important maintenance tasks that can keep your building in good condition. Cleaning Over time, any building will collect dirt naturally. The Oklahoma wind drives dirt into the walls of your…

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How elastomeric coatings defend your building

By Jake Barnhart | Jun 19, 2017

If you own a building, there are two challenges when it comes to the exterior. The outside of your building must be attractive, but it also must be protected against the elements. Water is the enemy when it comes to masonry surfaces like concrete, stucco and EIFS. And those are the most commonly-used materials for…

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