Yes our family has continuously worked in the Boston masonry business since 1964 until today 2022. Over the generations we have offered several aspects of local masonry service. Brick foundation repairs, stone foundation repairs and our most sought after service historic lime mortar restoration.
Lime mortar restoration in regards to Boston Foundations is the bonding agents used to set stone, lay bricks and coat the interior basement walls for waterproofing. Our company specializes in the restoration of homes and businesses with stone and brick foundations that were built with lime mortars. We use period correct mortars and lime based mortars for best restoration results. We have worked on homes from the first period of Colonial America 1600's and 1700's. 1800's and early 1900's pre Portland cement construction.
If you have cracks, voids, settling, loose stones, leaks, crumbling mortar are all tell tale signs of needs of repairs and restoration. Water seepage or leaks is an obvious sign of deteriorated mortar and failing lime coatings.
Mortar repairs with waterproof coating Christmas week 2021
Stone Foundation Waterproof coating. Breathable lime based sealant
Privileged to work on Historic homes from Salem, Concord to Boston
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