Posts By: Chuck Horak

Porcelain Enamel

By Posted in - Exterior on August 17th, 2016 0 Comments

I helped install these letters circa 1977 when our shop was around the corner in Fells Point. They are porcelain enamel steel. I don’t believe this product is readily available these days, but this …

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By Posted in - Dedication & Interior on May 4th, 2016 0 Comments

What the faux, that is. We had to move the 5′ diameter school seal we installed last year to make room for new stainless steel dedication letters. Upon moving there …

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Metal Finishes

By Posted in - Interior & Specialty on January 28th, 2015 0 Comments


A waterfront condo association was in need of new directional signs in the corridors but wanted to match the new sconces. No problem. They sent one over and were able to match the alloy and …

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The Eye of the Beholder

By Posted in - Specialty on January 28th, 2015 0 Comments


While surveying with a client in South Baltimore last week I had to take a shot of these doors. They will be gone forever soon for redevelopment, but will live on in my image collection.

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School Recess

By Posted in - Dedication & Exterior on November 6th, 2014 0 Comments

Mt. Washington Elementary School contacted us for playground and bench donor recognition. Benches are recycled plastic lumber, and the desired placement was up on the back rest portion. We provided an outdoor durable solution that would …

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Waste Not

By Posted in - Shop on November 6th, 2014 0 Comments

Long before it was fashionable to be green, we were recycling and donating our scrap materials. All of our scrap metal goes back into circulation saving valuable raw materials and energy, and funds our annual crab …

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