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Exterior Finish

The exterior finish of a building is what protects the interior from the elements: rain, wind, snow. In Ontario, exterior finishes are necessarily quite durable.

   
 
Fieldstone - Brockville
   
Cut Stone - Gananoque
 
       
 
Brick - Barrie
 
Banded Stone - Florence - Italy (1419)
 
Flint - Winchester - England
 
       
 
River Stone - Bristol - England
 
Shingle - Shelbourne - Nova Scotia
 
Brick and Block - Venice - Italy
 
       
 
River Stone - Bristol - England
 
Shingle - Shelbourne - Nova Scotia
 
Brick and Block - Venice - Italy