Masonry and Stone Repair and Restoration

Why Mihm Restoration Services? Our craftsman are experienced and qualified to tackle the challenges with masonry and stone restoration presented with historical and contemporary buildings. Our services include tuck pointing, brick replacement, stone repair and installation, masonry waterproofing, brick and stone caulking, exterior building cleaning. We have the expertise and equipment to handle all your… Continue reading “Masonry and Stone Repair and Restoration”

Detour Tour Reef Lighthouse

2005 Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation Project: Detour Lighthouse Restoration – Lake Huron, MI Type: Historical Exterior & Interior Restoration of Lighthouse Strip, sandblast and paint entire exterior. Restoration of interior, restoration of windows, restoration of metal roof, copper downspouts, and restoration of concrete walls. Complete plaster, painting, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical restoration.

Manistee Lighthouse Exterior Restoration

At the Manistee Light Tower, Mihm Enterprises completed the exterior restoration, removed lead paint, installed marine coatings, replaced lantern glass, deteriorated metal and concrete steps. Project: Manistee Light Tower Rehab – Lake Michigan

Charlevoix Lighthouse

Project: Charlevoix Lighthouse – phase 1, 2, & 3 Phase 1: Historical Exterior Restoration, Window replacement and restoration or all windows, improved ventilation, and lantern flashing work.  Completed 2008 Phase 2: Exterior painting.  Completed 2009 Phase 3: Interior painting and brass vents.   completed 2013

Point Betsie Lighthouse

2010 Governors Award for Historic Preservation Project: Point Betsie Lighthouse and Fog Signal Building – Frankfort, MI Type: Historical Exterior & Interior Restoration. Flat seam copper roofing at porch and connector roof, wood shingle installation on roof and walls, cornice/trim restoration, masonry restoration, painting, lead coated copper gutters & downspout installation, chimney rebuild, wood window… Continue reading “Point Betsie Lighthouse”

South Channel Rear Light House Restoration

Project: South Channel Rear Light Restoration – Lake St. Clair, MI Type: Historical Interior and Exterior Restoration. Complete lantern room restoration, painting, historical wood window restoration, masonry and stone restoration and masonry cleaning.