NEW YORK, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stuart Dean, an international provider of renowned architectural restoration services, will highlight interior and exterior facility solutions for houses of worship at the Conference for Catholic Facility Management (CCFM), taking place from April 22-25, 2012 in Covington, KY (Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter). A forum for professionals in the areas of construction, real estate and facility management in service to the Catholic Church, the conference will address facility and real estate concerns for these houses of worship. Stuart Dean will feature solutions that include metal polishing, stone cleaning and sealing, wood refinishing, glass restoration and commercial-grade grout installation solutions.
"Houses of worship have intricate, decorative elements on both interior and exterior surfaces that are an integral part of what makes the building unique. From historical significance to the architectural appointments and other structural elements, each of these surfaces needs meticulous care," said Mark Parrish, president and CEO of Stuart Dean. "Stuart Dean is pleased to have a presence at this important industry show to provide innovative methods in architectural presentation, enabling these houses of worship to maintain their beauty and prestige."
Stuart Dean repairs damage to architectural assets and restores surfaces at centuries-old churches and synagogues and state-of-the-art facilities with minimal interruption to worship services. The company's advanced products protect concrete and natural stone from staining and deterioration caused by environmental contamination and elements. Stuart Dean's solutions also address common problems such as discarded chewing gum and graffiti from spray paint and permanent markers.
Stuart Dean has completed cost-effective restoration and preventative maintenance projects for dozens of renowned religious institutions from coast to coast. These include Temple Emmanuel of Beverly Hills (California); Our Lady of Mount Carmel and St. Claire of Assisi (Illinois); Archdiocese of Indianapolis (Indiana); Greenwood Cemetery, Eldridge Street Synagogue, Immaculate Conception Church, St. Francis of Xavier, St. Paul's the Apostle Church and Grace Church (New York); and Basilica of the National Shrine of Immaculate Conception (Virginia).
CCFM serves the Roman Catholic Church in facility and real estate matters to share its expertise in service to the local and national church. The organization works to facilitate the exchange of ideas through personal contacts, quarterly newsletters, member forums and the annual conference. CCFM provides education seminars, technical expertise and one-on-one opportunities to interrelate and share information with all arch/diocesan members and religious organizations.
About Stuart Dean Stuart Dean is an international provider of renowned architectural restoration services, specializing in metal refinishing; stone polishing, cleaning and sealing; wood refinishing; glass restoration; innovative and sustainable grouts and flooring solutions; and curtain wall and facade restoration. Thousands of clients trust Stuart Dean to restore and preserve their buildings, retail stores, institutions and restaurants every day. Stuart Dean offers a portfolio of services to enhance the beauty and retain the value of a wide array of architectural assets. The company has been in business for over 80 years, with 22 offices in the U.S. and Canada and over 450 employees. Major markets served include Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York, Norfolk, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Richmond, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Tampa, Toronto, Vancouver and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.stuartdean.com.