Old House Journal's compendium of articles about additions and various old house construction projects, including sympathetic additions, porch repair and additions, insulation and structure repair, and more.
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Repointing mortar joins in historic brick buildings involves the process of removing deteriorating mortar from the joints of a masonry wall and replacing it with new mortar.
Authentic Designs makes reproductions of colonial and early American lighting fixtures. We began by researching the originals which we found in historic New England inns, museums and private collections, and now recreate them in perfect detail.