About Us

We are the foremost firm in the Midwest dedicated to the meticulous restoration and conservation of architectural details. With over 100 years of combined masonry experience among our senior staff, we offer a comprehensive range of services, including joint repointing, masonry reconstruction, brick and stone repairs, cleaning, paint removal, concrete restoration, terra cotta refurbishment, tile and monument conservation, fireplace restoration, window repair, traditional surface finishes, and consultation services.

Our team’s unparalleled expertise in restoration and conservation sets us apart. Marion Restoration is proud to be the sole firm in the Midwest with certified conservators on staff, ensuring the highest standards in architectural restoration. Located in Chicago, Illinois, we serve the entire Chicagoland area and neighboring states, including Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Iowa. Established in 1980, we have emerged as a leader in masonry restoration.

Our portfolio of historical projects includes:

  • Graceland Cemetery in Chicago
  • North Point Water Tower in Milwaukee
  • The Dawes House – Evanston History Center
  • United States Courthouse and Federal Building in Milwaukee
  • Farmers and Merchants Union Bank in Columbus
  • Felician Sisters Sanctuary in Chicago
  • Keokuk Union Depot in Ohio
  • First Congregational Church of Western Springs
  • Deogircof sandstone fireplace in Chicago
  • Silurian Mineral Springhouse in Waukesha
  • Mather LifeWays in Evanston
  • Ambassador Hotel in Milwaukee
  • Roosevelt University in Chicago
  • Bohemian National Cemetery in Chicago
  • First Presbyterian Church of Chicago in Chicago
  • McHenry County Courthouse in Woodstock