Efficient In-Kind Replacement of Terra Cotta for Quality Restoration

New York City's Façade Inspection Safety Program (FISP) requires periodic inspection of a building's exterior façade. The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission often insists that only terra cotta can replace itself due to its unique natural qualities, and advises against using alternative materials for in-kind replacement.

John Krouse to present at Zak World of Façades in Toronto

John Krouse will explain how Boston Valley is changing the face of terra cotta with details on some of our past Canadian projects, including The Well – Toronto’s largest active construction site.
32 colossal columns at the 29th floor of the Helmsley Building were repaired to address cracking and structural corrosion

Boston Valley Terra Cotta Project Awarded at the 32nd Annual Lucy Moses Awards

Each year the Conservancy honors a number of building owners, developers, preservation architects, general contractors, façade engineers, installation specialists, and manufacturers related to the trade for outstanding work in preservation within NYC. Several Boston Valley Terra Cotta projects have been the recipient of such honors in the past.
Union Club, Restoration, Terra Cotta Masonry, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Olde Country Masonry, British Columbia, Canada

Union Club of British Columbia Awarded by 2019 Vancouver Island Construction Association Awards

Boston Valley Terra Cotta's work with Olde Country Masonry Ltd. on the Union Club was recognized by the 2019 Vancouver Island Construction Association Awards with the trade contractor award.
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Boston Valley Terra Cotta’s Restoration of NYC’s Tudor City Featured on PIX 11 News

Boston Valley Terra Cotta's work on the restoration of 5 Tudor City Place in New York City was featured in a segment on PIX 11 News.
5 Tudor City Place, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Restoration, NYC, Midtown East, Gargoyle, #TerraCottaNYC

Gargoyles are Fabricated for the Restoration of 5 Tudor City Place in Midtown, Manhattan

5 Tudor City Place is a historic building on the east side of Midtown in NYC. Repairs to broken masonry and sculptural elements are currently being made for this restoration.

One of the Most Significant Restorations in Chicago, Final Blocks of Terra Cotta are Being Shipped for the Old Main Post Office

The restoration of The Old Main Post Office will be completed in late 2019. The final 100 blocks of masonry are being shipped to Chicago.
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Restoring the Grandeur of 222 Central Park South’s Terra Cotta Façade

Boston Valley Terra Cotta is fabricating new masonry to replace missing or damaged pieces for the restoration of 222 Central Park South.

Restoring Sculptural Details on The Chatsworth Building’s Beaux-Art Façade

The restoration of The Chatsworth is led by interior designers at Pembrooke & Ives and Montroy Anderson and DeMarco with the intention of bringing the iconic apartment building into a new era.
Cleveland, Ohio, Restoration, Architectural Terra Cotta, Grunwick Cashero, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Bedrock-Detroit

Restoring The May Company Building’s White Terra Cotta Façade

The May Company Building is a historic former department store in Cleveland, Ohio currently undergoing an extensive restoration effort, led by Grunwell Cashro.

Restoring the Art Deco Facade for Frederick Law Olmsted High School

Frederick Law Olmsted High School at Kensington is a local public school in the Kensington neighborhood on Buffalo's East Side. The building was designed by Daniel G. McNeil in 1937 during the Great Depression.
Lynn County Courthouse, Boston Valley Terra Cotta, Restoration, Architectural Terra cotta

A Look at Some of Boston Valley’s Current Architectural Terra Cotta Restoration Projects

Boston Valley Terra Cotta is dedicated to reviving terra cotta masonry of the past with modern techniques of fabrication.
Old Main Post Office, Gensler, 601 W Companies, Wiss, Janney, Elstner, Mcquire, Igleski & associates, terra cotta restoration, architectural terra cotta

Currently The Largest Adaptive Reuse Project in the U.S., the Restoration of Chicago’s Old Main Post Office is Underway

Boston Valley Terra Cotta is currently manufacturing terra cotta masonry for the massive restoration of The Old Main Post Office, one of Chicago's finest architectural gems.

Hand Carved Letters on The Gloversville Library Require Boston Valley’s Expert Precision

The terra cotta on the Beaux-Arts style exterior façade has been successfully installed as construction continues on the rest of the building.

#TerraCottaBuffalo Architecture Tour

Current residents and visitors can appreciate the architectural menagerie that is the City of Buffalo by walking, biking, or driving around the different regions of the area.