Stories From the Field

Stories From the Field

Post: Brick Wall Repair

Saturday November 15, 2008

A microburst uprooted a massive 100-year-old tree, which crushed this Keck & Keck designed structure in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. Our experienced masons returned the structure to its original plumb condition by hand-blending sound original bricks with new bricks. The brick and mortar match were terrific, and the Neighborhood Association was delighted with the results.

Before:
Before repair...
After:
...and after!

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