Preventing the Growth of Mold, Moss, and Mildew on Old Brick Walls

Aug 3, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

Mold, mildew, and moss are fungi that thrive in damp and humid environments and old brick walls are one of the perfect breeding grounds for these organisms. Over time, brick becomes susceptible to..

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Foundation Plantings and Old Brick: Aesthetic Appeal or Hidden Danger?

Jun 29, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

When it comes to foundation plantings at your beautiful historic brick home, there are some special considerations that must be taken. The trees and shrubs planted years ago for curb appeal can cause..

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Why It's the Right Time for Removing Ivy from Your Historic Brick Home

Mar 23, 2023 8:30:00 AM Christina Wilson

Owners of historic brick homes may be drawn to the lush greenery of ivy growing on their home's walls. However, much like a beautiful rose has thorns, ivy has its dangers. While other plants cause..

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