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Patience, perseverance and decades of practice is what it takes to perfect the art and science of building envelope care. 


WS Aiken is a locally owned building envelope specialist operating in the greater Boston metropolitan area since 1908. Mark Swansburg entered the family business in 1995 and became the sole owner in 2018. From the beginning, the company has adhered to a guiding philosophy of proactively preventing problems and extending the life of building envelope assets.


What sets WS Aiken apart from a traditional trade contractor is we have perfected the science of identifying potential building envelope failures and taking corrective action before problems escalate. 


Our methods are proven to extend the asset life of building envelope systems while reducing costs and exposure to risk.


We service all types of buildings, particularly portfolios of historic properties and campus facilities in dense urban locations with many kinds of building envelope systems. 

  • Inspection and maintenance programs that prevent small issues from turning into big problems

  • Large field service team with fast response times for emergency repairs

  • Experienced work force delivers top quality service on roofing, masonry, walls, protective surfaces, skylights, and drainage systems

  • Specialize in slate and PVC roofing replacements as well as Architectural Sheet Metal projects

  • Stellar safety record

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Thank you for your interest in WS Aiken.

If you have any questions, contact us.

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