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Monday, November 26, 2012

A section of a a paver patio and a railroad tie retaining wall replacement

In November RL Sanborn Masonry removed a section of a a paver patio and a railroad tie retaining wall in Kittery, Maine. Earth, that was below the removed patio, was excavated for the installation of a replacement paver patio. A stone base and a new drainage system were added. The new paver patio was expanded and bordered by a new block retaining wall.

Friday, September 21, 2012

Granite Steps Custom Installation In Falmouth Maine

Granite Steps Installation Presentation Falmouth Maine
This slide show presentation of a custom granite steps installation in Falmouth, Maine provides an inside look at how granite steps are properly installed.
The slides include descriptions of each process that is outlined. Visit the following link to view the entire presentation: Granite Steps Installation Presentation Falmouth Maine

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Block Building Restoration in South Portland Maine

RL Sanborn Masonry is currently in the process of restoring a block building in South Portland, Maine. A significant percentage of the mortar joints had failed or were beginning to fail. The failed and failing mortar joints are being removed and replaced with new mortar joints using high strength mortar.
If your brick or block building is in need of restoration or preservation, call the masonry restoration professionals at RL Sanborn Masonry or vist and submit your masonry restoration or preservation estimate request today.

Monday, March 12, 2012

A Brick Chimney Replacement Is Documented In Portland Maine

The American Red Cross Building, in Portland Maine, replaces a brick chimney. The link below links to a presentation that documents the brick chimney replacement project with photos and descriptions of the proceedures and various stages of the project.
Original chimney prior to replacement