With fall just over the horizon, this is the ideal time to get any and all fall repairs for your patio and deck. Homeowners know that even the most durable and resilient flooring materials tend to succumb to the elements, leading to a host of frustrating problems with your patio.
Many people consider interlocking concrete pavers to be one of the most premium materials for home landscaping projects such as walkways, drives, and patios. They are durable, strong, easy-to-install, and come in a variety of sizes, colors, and shapes. However, like everything else in your home landscape, they will require some level of maintenance and […]
Your home’s chimney has served you well over the past years, keeping your toes warm and your marshmallows toasty! However, for the last round, you couldn’t help but feel like something is a little off. Now that its summertime, take the chance and give your chimney a good look. It might be trying to tell […]
Because chimneys are exposed to the elements, they incur all kinds of weather damage. Whether it’s the freezing temperatures of the winter or spring showers, your chimney is bound to experience structural damage over time. Water damage, specifically, is incredibly harmful to your chimney, and it’ll require expensive repairs. Water that has managed to leak […]
If this is your first time living in a house with a fireplace, the utterly terrible stank in the summertime might have caught you by surprise! And we won’t blame you. The smell of ash, perhaps wood burning is permissible. But who would think that your fireplace and chimney would smell like a bad barbecue […]
The masonry industry in the US includes companies that most prominently provide bricklaying, granite, concrete, and stone setting services. These may be extended to residential structures or commercial ones. When you hire our masonry crew at Creative Masonry and Chimney, you can benefit from the following services.
Building a patio is an easy way to increase your home’s value. It provides a space for entertainment and outdoor activities, which is a great sell for prospective homebuyers. But before you hire masonry experts and contractors to start working, you’ll need to survey your outdoor space and come up with ideas that fit your […]
New building materials come and go, but conventional bricks have stood the test of time, and for a good reason; bricks are highly durable, they lend homes a great aesthetic, and they’re affordable too. But maintaining brick walls requires a little effort. To ensure the longevity of your masonry, you must maintain it properly and […]
Brick exteriors will never go out of style. They bring a historical element to buildings and fit in well with natural surroundings. Homeowners use masonry for exteriors walls because they are energy-efficient, strong, offer great resale value, and are incredibly durable. That being said, the lifespan of your brick exterior depends heavily on the degree […]
In its prime, masonry looks beautiful. The orangey-red bricks fit right in with surrounding trees and bushes, giving the space a naturalistic aesthetic. But with time, masonry can lose its charm. When brickwork isn’t adequately protected from the elements, it begins to crack and crumble, looking unsightly at its worst. Structures that are made of […]