Cathedral Stone Certification Workshops

This week, six Mara Restoration foremen traveled to Hanover, Maryland to attend JAHN Certification / Masonry Restoration Workshops – offered by Cathedral Stone. These workshops help attendees master traditional methods of masonry repair using JAHN Masonry Restoration...

Historic Masonry Preservation Certificate Program

This week Mara Restoration’s Ed D. and Antonio M. participated in the International Masonry Institute’s Historic Masonry Preservation Certificate Program. The program taught the fundamentals of historic preservation including repair methods, stone carving,...

Stonework Training Workshop

Mara Restoration recently hosted a 2-day stonework training workshop. The workshop taught the fundamentals of stone design, use of chisels for texturing, and various methods of carving. The workshop focused on the Lithomex ™ product by Limeworks to match the texture...

Current Project: St. Matthews Church

                  Mara Restoration is currently working at St. Matthews Church in Conshohocken. Work includes cleaning, stone and limestone repair, restoration and pointing, and caulking to preserve the Front Gable and Bell...

Tremco PUMA Coating Training

Today, the team at Mara Restoration participated in Tremco PUMA Coating training. TREMproof PUMA is a cold-applied system designed for waterproofing concrete slabs and protecting occupied areas underneath from water damage. It can be walked on in one hour, which will...