Knapp Masonry awarded the restoration of Bridgeview Place, a prominent condominium complex set in the old Arthur H. Thomas building near the Ben Franklin Bridge in Philadelphia. Work performed included concrete and brickwork, along with stucco, painting and cleaning of a block-long complex of several buildings. Completed early 2014.
Knapp Masonry receives a Grand Jury Award from the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia for our work on the St. Francis de Sales prioject! Knapp Masonry congratulates all awardees for their tremendous work in preserving our past.
Knapp Masonry completes the restoration of the concrete main dome and masonry work at the terracotta lantern and cross atop the main dome. Restoration work included structural repairs and stone replacement.
Knapp Masonry continues work at St. John the Baptist in Mendham NJ. Work includes the restoration of several large chimneys and stucco restoration.
Knapp Masonry awarded St. Peter the Apostle major restoration projectin New Brunswick, NJ with Merrel & Garaguso. Work includes stone replacement, dutchman repairs, pointing and patching of the facade.
Knapp Masonry completes the restoration of two long flights of granite steps, plaza and time capsule
Knapp Masonry begins work at the historic Anatomy Chemistry Building at the University of Pennsylvania. Work includes restoration of the parapet wall and installation of new flashing at the roof. After demolition of an adjoining building the Anatomy Chemistry Building was left with toothed corners which are to be blended to give a finished look. […]
Knapp Masonry awarded the work at the historic Van Veghten House. Work includes, brick and stone pointing, chimney rebuild and repair, full window restoration, other carpentry repair and paint of exterior wood elements.
Knapp Masonry completes major structural repair of a buckled pilaster at the Frankford Group Ministry. Water damage to masonry backing caused partial failure of pilaster. Work included shoring structure and rebuild of the pilaster plumb and true.
Knapp Masonry finalizes restoration work at the Peachfield Plantation owned by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America. Work included restoration of the brick patio, bluestone work, inclusion of a new brick ramp for wheelchair accessability, improved drainage system for gutters, new cedar fence made to look as original, pointing of the front […]