The Importance of Tuckpointing to Your Home’s Structural Integrity

Jan 18, 2024 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the owner of a historic brick home, you know the inherent charm of the house is the result of the craftsmanship that went into building it. With proper maintenance, these homes were designed to..

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Protect Your Historic Property with Wooden Fencing and Iron Work Gates

Jan 4, 2024 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

A fence or gate is one of the most important investments you can make for your property’s safety and privacy. Wood and iron work both mingle well aesthetically with the traditional façades of..

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Finding Balance in 2024: Here's to Restoring Your Historic Brick Home

Dec 28, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

With the new year upon us, it’s a good time to find some balance in our daily lives. One place where you should always feel comfortable and cozy is in your home. As an owner of a historic brick..

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Bring Out the Beauty of Historic Brick with Your Holiday Decor

Dec 7, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the holiday season approaches, your historic home provides a unique canvas for festive decorations. The timeless beauty of exposed brick walls offers an exceptional backdrop for holiday cheer...

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Winter Care for Historic Homes in DC: Inspecting Interior Brick Walls

Nov 30, 2023 9:00:00 AM Christina Wilson

When harsh weather conditions impede outdoor activities in the colder months, homeowners often turn to tasks like painting and other cosmetic repairs.  However, owners of historic brick homes might..

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Fall Inspection of Your Historic Brick Home: A Homeowner's Checklist

Oct 12, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

When it comes to the cyclical beauty of the seasons, autumn certainly holds its own. Offering a dazzling display of brilliant reds, oranges and golds, it brings bountiful harvests and cozy knit..

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Ironwork Repair and Restoration Can Add Value to Your Historic DC Home

Oct 5, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

The allure of wrought iron installations lies not just in the design but also in the craftsmanship. For both historic and modern architecture, houses embellished with decorative ironwork offer a..

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Smart Devices: Blending Modern Technology into a Historic Brick Home

Sep 7, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

Smart devices bring a huge benefit to our daily lives. However, when it comes to decorating, they have their downsides. Cords, speakers, consoles, monitors and other tech usually aren't stylish to..

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Building Materials for Retaining Walls: Brick or Stone for DC Homes?

Aug 17, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the owner of a historic brick home, you may have often admired the charm and beauty that brick and stone retaining walls bring to a home's curb appeal, but have you ever wondered why these..

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