Formed in 2007 and based out of Berwick, Pennsylvania, Caretti Restoration and Preservation Services, LLC handles all work involving the repair, restoration, and preservation of stone, terra cotta, concrete, and brick masonry assemblies.
Caretti Restoration and Preservation Services, LLC currently employs approximately 20 full time restoration technicians who are trained and experienced in the installation and restoration techniques required within the industry. All operations undertaken by Caretti R&P are directly managed and supervised by the Division Manager, Project Manager, Operations Manager, Field Superintendent and select site foreman.
Greg Hess, Owner/President
Greg Hess has been with Caretti, Inc. since 1971 and formed Caretti Restoration and Preservation Services, LLC in 2007. He is involved with every aspect of the business. He is on the National Board of the International Masonry Institute and is involved in development of specialized masonry training programs.
Matt Ventin, Operations Manager
Matt has over 35 years’ experience in the masonry construction and restoration industry. He joined Caretti in 2007 and has managed significant restoration jobs including the Packer Church at Lehigh University, Sandy Hook Lighthouse (the oldest working lighthouse in the United States), and various historical bridge restorations in Bucks county. His multi-craft experience includes masonry and stone masonry restoration, Jahn and Edison mortar and coatings systems, air barriers, re-cladding, sealants & coatings and solid project logistics.
Stan Hepler, Field Superintendent
Stan began his career at Caretti in the 1990’s after completing his apprenticeship for both stone and brick masonry as well as undergoing training as a tile setter. Based upon his attention to detail and his desire to expand upon his level of skill and knowledge, he was promoted to a project foreman. He was promoted to Field Superintendent of the division in 2008 supervising a crew of approximately 10 project foremen and 35 to 40 field technicians.
Mark has been working in the masonry/restoration field since 1979. He has PCC, brick and stone experiences. He rose from caulker, bricklayer, and foreman positions to his present role with Caretti. Mark joined Caretti in November, 2019. He has expertise in damns, bridges, and parking structures.