Time marches on. Over the course of say, one hundred winters, what was once painted to hide scars, tends to slowly peel away.
What was the allure of painting brick? Weathering? Vanity? #Bricks once prominent fixtures in towns such as Jackson, fell victim to asphalt and paint and vinyl siding.
Why not be proud of #masonry and its ability to survive maladies both natural and man-made?
Come on, #jacksonmichigan , strip that artificial vinyl off and show off those wonderful bones that have held your building strong for a gundred plus years?
In the west, it's that disgusting stucco. In the Great Lakes region, it's vinyl. #getridofit