The mission of the Historic Resources Committee (HRC) is to identify, understand, and preserve architectural heritage, both nationally and internationally. HRC is engaged in promoting the role of the historic architect within the profession through the development of information and knowledge among members, allied professional organizations, and the public.
(just the messenger) Presented by WJEFinding Appropriate and Effective Cleaning Solutions for Historic FacadesTuesday, August 24, 202112:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT
Upcoming Webinar: Finding Appropriate and Effective Cleaning Solutions for Historic Facades
In this complimentary, one-hour webinar, WJE historic preservationists Kyle Normandin and Deborah Slaton will address cleaning techniques for different types of materials and substrates encountered in historic structures, including brick and terra cotta masonry, stone, concrete, glass, and metal. They will discuss how to effectively evaluate cleaning products and systems-including water, chemical, and microabrasive-and will explore specific challenges encountered with facade cleaning projects, such as removing localized staining and cleaning fragile surfaces. The presentation will be illustrated by case studies.