Prepare For Winter in DC: Preserve the Property of Your Historic Home

Nov 16, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the crisp autumn air settles in, it's essential to prepare your backyard and urban garden for the bitter cold of the approaching winter. This vital task not only protects your outdoor oasis..

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Clean Your Gutters: Protect Your Historic Brick Home From Water Damage

Nov 9, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the last few leaves prepare to float to the ground and the air becomes crisp, you know it’s the time of transition between fall and winter. Though we find ourselves already in November, there’s..

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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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Understanding the Causes of Crumbling Brick - and How to Fix It

Apr 20, 2023 9:00:00 AM Christina Wilson

Maintaining a historic brick home requires a little extra care than modern brick, but it is well worth the effort to retain its timeless beauty. It's important for homeowners of old brick houses to..

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It’s Time to Schedule a Spring Inspection for Your Historic Brick Home

Mar 16, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

As the weather warms up and springtime arrives, homeowners should welcome the opportunity to inspect their historic brick homes. This is especially important after winter's wear and tear; it's..

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How Investing in Tuckpointing Can Increase Your Brick Home's Value

Feb 9, 2023 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

The timeless charm of an historic brick exterior makes it a perennial favorite in the housing market. Homes with unique identities and rich back-stories have an inherent curb appeal built right..

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Three Key Ways to Avoid Winter Water Damage to Old Brick

Dec 29, 2022 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

Historic brick homes are certainly beautiful and charming - and those that have stood the test of time are also resilient, having demonstrated considerable ability to hold their own against the..

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Don't Slip Up: Protect Historic Brick While Keeping Walkways Ice Free

Dec 22, 2022 8:45:00 AM Christina Wilson

There’s no getting around it—winter is here! As a homeowner, you’re well aware of the challenges that come with snow and ice, trying to keep concrete from turning into skating rinks, and the endless..

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Prevent Clogs and Damage by Keeping Rain Gutters Clean

Nov 8, 2022 8:00:00 AM Christina Wilson

The beautiful colors of Fall are on full view, but as a homeowner you know that along with enjoying nature's palette, the season brings you extra chores, such as dealing with all the fallen leaves in..

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Springtime is the Right Time to Inspect Your Old Brick Exterior

Mar 3, 2022 8:00:00 AM Christina Wilson

Once the weather warms up, it's the perfect time to check your property for issues that may have arisen over the winter. After a season of extreme weather, it's wise to run through a checklist of..

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