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Alan Pettingale

Consultant and Educator

With over twenty years of professional experience in masonry repair systems, site-assessment surveys, forensic testing and implementing a wide range of remedial strategies for masonry stabilization, Alan Pettingale brings skills and wisdom.  He has written and presented papers at conferences and offered courses on Historic Masonry Restoration, and has several patents to his name.

With a move into broader education Alan Pettingale is presenting a podcast called Brick Talk Live  and will also be presenting on YouTube Live to expand his reach to more people.

From a wish to help Latinx masons become more proficient, he will soon offering his videos in Spanish, and will be launching a new website entirely in Spanish. 



“When we need the special forces of masonry restoration, we call Specialized Masonry Restoration.”

Erik Nelson, PhD, P.E

CEO, Nelson Forensics

“My firm has been working with Alan and Specialized Masonry Restoration for over 15 years – developing industry guidelines and working on all types of masonry.  He is passionate about saving our historic buildings and brings an exceptional level of attention to masonry repairs.”

Michael Schuller, P.E.

Atkinson-Noland & Associates

“Whenever I need quality masonry work I always recommend Alan Pettingale with Specialized Masonry Restoration. He has skills that are unmatched in this industry and the know how to address each and every situation. His lifetime of experience is second to none!”

Tom Witherspoon, PhD, P.E.

Alan’s encyclopedic knowledge and skill set allowed our historic building to shine. Due to Alan’s expertise, the transitions between untouched and restored parts of the walls of our 1880s building are seamless. Alan’s care and pride in his work are evident throughout.

Beverley Abell

Distinguished Main Street Director for 32 years