Terra Cotta Restoration-FREE

February 10, 2016

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Date(s) - 02/10/2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Henry Frerk Sons Workshop


Learn about terra cotta repair and watch a demonstration of Jahn Terra Cotta Repair products.


Course Objectives:

  • Understand the relative merits of replacing versus repairing terra cotta
  • Understand deterioration and repair strategies
  • Learn how to plan and schedule terra cotta repair projects

Course Overview

  • History and evolution
  • Application and use in Chicago
  • Manufacturing process, finishing techniques, and installation procedures
  • Overview of anchoring system
  • Causes of deterioration
  • Process for evaluating replacing versus repair
  • Repair anchors and Helifix ties
  • Casting demonstration
  • Glazing demonstration and hands-on opportunity


Bookings are closed for this event.