Ceiling repair at Frick Collection

Part 1 of 3 We had one day to complete this ceiling repair at The Frick Collection (1 E 70th St in Manhattan).  We received a call about a piece of plaster that had fallen from the 90 year-old ceiling in the main gallery.   Apparently, there was water damage from the roof that had left […]

Ammonia

We all have used ammonia in our basic household cleaning kit, but there are other uses in the decorative painter’s studio. Ammonia is a compound of nitrogen and hydrogen.  You know it by the smell that can fill a room, quickly.  Be careful, ammonia is  a hazardous material.  Don’t leave a container open for long […]