Month: January 2020

The Murder of Middle-Aged Architecture

By Scott Sidler • January 20, 2020

The Murder of Middle-Aged Architecture

What is middle-aged architecture and how is it being murdered? That may seem like a very odd title for a post but stick with me because this is something that affects all of us and I bet you didn’t even have a clue it was happening!

How To: Build Interior Storm Windows

By Scott Sidler • January 13, 2020

diy interior storm windows

If you want to keep your original windows, gain some comfort this winter and save some money on your energy bills, then building your own DIY interior storm windows is the project for you. It’s a simple and inexpensive project that requires minimal tools and time to complete. Check it out and start saving today!

Lime Mortar vs Portland Cement

By Scott Sidler • January 6, 2020

Lime Mortar vs Portland Cement

Know the difference between lime mortar vs portland cement? If your house was built before 1930 it’s a must before you do any repairs to your masonry. Using the wrong materials on the wrong brick can destroy a masonry house in just a few years.