Master craftsman and stonemason Nigel Copsey presents “Rediscovering Traditional Mortars – The More Sustainable Solution.” This workshop teaches the importance of “like for like” strategies for repairing mortar joints in masonry structures. It also instructs participants on how to properly utilize and apply Quicklime mortar. This workshop was organized by the Nebraska Masonry Alliance and History Nebraska, and was held at the Wayne County Courthouse in Nebraska.
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Hosted by Nebraska Main Street Network: “Good, Better, Best: How to Protect Your Building While on the Road to Recovery”
Jerry Berggren invites you to interact with him during a 60-minute webinar to learn the practical possibilities for maintaining your historic structures. By identifying Mother Nature’s “weapons” of destruction, Jerry will share with you ways to recover from this...
The first phase of restoration on the City of Cheyenne’s historic water fountain, located at Cheyenne Regional Airport, is now complete. The waterproofing on the upper bowl and the tile on the lower bowl of the fountain were replaced after spalling occurred due to exposure to many Cheyenne winters. After years of sitting idle, the city plans to revive use of the fountain once again.
Jerry Berggren spoke about the process through which he had undergone in order to preserve the rich and cluttered history housed in the historic Kregel Windmill Factory Museum in Nebraska City, Nebraska. Presented at the Windmiller's Trade Fair on June 13th, 2019,...