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Reclaimed Bricks – A Favorite Of Famous Architecture

Want to join the club of famous works of architecture and brick design? Then choose reclaimed building bricks. New York City, home to possibly the most historical brick buildings in all the U.S., frequently has old buildings dotted with reclaimed bricks from other building sites that are no longer standing. Many Chicago residences and commercial buildings feature bricks reclaimed from demolition sites. Reclaimed bricks in Chicago are so popular, they even have their own name, “Old Chicago” brick. Popular during the…

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Driveway Brick Pavers: Reasons to Choose a Brick Paver Driveway Over a Concrete Driveway

Many homeowners would consider poured concrete to be the standard choice for driveways. However, not only can concrete be a boring option, but concrete is known to be easy to crack, hard to repair, and prone to staining. Thusly, if you are considering having your driveway replaced, it may be in your best interest to take a moment to consider the benefits alternative driveway materials, such as a brick paver driveway, could provide you with. Brick paver driveways are popular…

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How Do You Know It’s Authentic Chicago Brick?

Let’s face it, we love bricks. Think about it. Steel rusts. Wood takes a lot of maintenance. But bricks are so sturdy, beautiful, low maintenance and just plain reliable. Today, antique bricks have become popular building material. They give a building charm, character and time-tested style. Salvaged from old buildings, reclaimed bricks age beautifully. The rough edges, pockmarks, and old stains lend  texture and integrity to buildings, qualities that you just cannot get from newer materials. There are many types…

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The Benefits Of Using Antique Building Materials

  When you are looking to create a one of a kind and unique space, there is a great way to achieve that look. By using antique building materials, you can get the textures, tones, and look that can only be achieved by years of wear and tear. Antique building materials will give your home a rustic classic charm that can’t be duplicated with brand new materials. Read about the benefits of antique building materials, and feel free to contact us if…

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Reclaimed Cobblestone Will Add Beauty To Your Home

If you are looking to add not only a beautiful feature to your home, but also thinking of a clever way to go green with your renovation, reclaimed cobblestone is a great material to use. In going with reclaimed materials, you are making a great eco-friendly choice that will be able to give your home a character and charm that it didn’t have before. Learn why you should beautify your home with reclaimed cobblestones below. Where To Use Reclaimed Cobblestone Reclaimed cobblestones can…

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