In 1996, the Columbus Statehouse underwent restoration to repair water damage and deterioration to the landmark that was constructed during the years of 1839-1861. Much of the original plaster work was salvaged and a variety of the mold patterns and designs were used to cast new ornamental pieces.
Cast ornamental plaster pieces
Finished egg & dart cast pieces
Installing new member run molds
Setting new leaf molds
Finish paint on rosettes, reeds, & ribbons
Finish paint on plaster brackets
New & existing bracket
New plaster medallion
The Dayton Bureau for Lath and Plaster is funded by contractors through the Dayton area Plasterer’s Union. It seeks to promote quality work through the use of trained craftsmen. If you have project details or specifications, Ken Oren is available for questions. There is no charge to architects when the project in question is offered to local bidders. The Bureau has purchased ASTM Section C and AutoCAD LT for reference and convenience in addressing design issues. If you wish to email an item for review to firstname.lastname@example.org, your query will be promptly addressed.