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When you want the house of your dreams to look every bit like it did in your dreams, getting a masonry job done is a given. A masonry job that is done well shows through quite evidently in the final look of the house. The talented masons of MBH Roofing and Waterproofing in New York and New Jersey are complete magicians when it comes to concocting together brick, stone and concrete to craft a beautiful home that no one can pass by without casting it a second glance.
But attractive looks is not the only benefit of a masonry service, though it is a very lucrative benefit. Here are the three most important benefits of using masonry on your home exterior:
Stone and Brick are usually much more energy efficient than other materials. Of these, Full Bed and Full Real Clay Brick have the best ratings in terms of energy efficiency, while thin brick and stone have good enough ratings as well.
Residential masonry of Stone and Brick tend to low maintenance too. In case if stucco, vinyl siding and wood, a lot of maintenance work, by means of re-painting, re-staining and repair need to be done over time. Natural stone and real clay brick, however, have a fifty year warranty. Stone and brick homes are built to endure with very little maintenance and a superior longevity.
Adds value and appeal to your home:
Brick and stone, when combined with mortar, have a lot of aesthetic benefits. These can give a higher order appeal to the overall look of your home. Aesthetically, masonry adds texture, pattern, color, and style to the exterior, brings balance by anchoring the home with a weighted material, and adds authenticity to the home by using natural and classically used materials. These materials also add a more high-end look, which, in turn, adds value to your home.
And though sometimes stone and brick can cost a little more than other materials, a home that has a well done masonry job on the exterior typically evaluates much higher, so a homeowner can set a higher asking price when they resell the home.
We at MBH Roofing and Waterproofing provide a wide spectrum of services when it comes to Residential Masonry. We perform both interior and exterior stone work, including outside kitchens, walkways, retaining wall systems, landscaping designs and services, etc. Following are some of our Residential Masonry Services in New York and New Jersey.
Our talented masons can sculpt out beautiful stone border for you, starting from pavers, stones, brick edges, all the way to concrete edging pavers, that too in a number of colors and styles.
The masonry artists at MBH Roofing and Waterproofing will design the most beautiful and pleasing to the eye fireplaces that can completely transform the aesthetics of your backyard.
Outdoor kitchens are a great way to entertain guests. It minimizes the hassle of bringing in food from inside the home and impresses guests as they can watch the food being cooked right in front of them. With beautiful outdoor kitchens built by our expert masonry contractors, we can convert your background into a beautiful, hustling and bustling party zone.
Concrete construction, remodeling, restoration, alterations:
Concrete blocks are much larger than stone and brick and thus, take less time to lay and are more favorable to many construction sites. They are also comparatively more affordable. This is why many public buildings and factories often employ concrete blocks in their masonry work. We can perform construction of new concrete structures or repair and restoration of such structure, typically without the need for a complete demolition and with faster and more efficient techniques. Our contractors are apt with the use of concrete and can create aesthetic structures with minimum hassle.
Veneer masonry involve pasting masonry units outside of some other structure, to give it a desirable masonry look. It is mostly used for the purpose of aesthetics. This type of masonry does not support an independent structure. Our masonry contractors are skilled enough to provide an type of veneer masonry around your home.
Solid Masonry supports independent structures. It holds itself up on its own. It does not need to be attached to any other structure and can be used as the main support structure for a building. This type of structure is durable and the construction has been quite consistent over time, though the materials used for building it may change. There are a number of historical homes that are made of solid masonry and have survived the test of time. Our knowledgeable contractors can be trusted to get your solid masonry tasks done efficiently and with great craftsmanship.
Brick is a very strong and durable material for masonry works and is thus quite popularly used in various masonry projects. They come in a wide variety of colors and textures, and gives your building a touch of class, in addition to giving it an extended life. It can, however, be a bit tough to match correctly, especially in terms of color, because of the unique way in which bricks are made. For this reason, you should take our advice and avail the services of our expert contractors, who have bee doing this for a very long time, and have become accustomed to such tasks.
Our crafters at MBH Roofing and Waterproofing can do both dressed and undressed stone masonry work for your home. When undressed stone masonry is done, it gives your home or structures a more rustic look, but natural look, by employing irregular patterns and varied sizes of stones. Dressed masonry, however, has more regular patterns with specific sized stones. It gives your structures a more formal and polished look. No matter what kind of structure you are interested in building, you can rest assure that our crafters will give it the exactly the look that you imagined.
Whatever your masonry needs, be it installation of veneer units, stone borders or a backyard kitchen, MBH Roofing and Waterproofing will be your one-stop solution to all your masonry needs. Get in touch with us today and let the best residential masonry contractors in New York and New Jersey get your work done on time and to your satisfaction.