Our defining approach is our depth of knowledge in restoration, materials, and engineering that enhances and preserves each historic or architecturally significant project’s integrity.
— David D. Charlebois

Our History

With his unparalleled dedication to preserving historic architecture, David D. Charlebois founded California Restoration & Waterproofing in the late 1980s. His decades of knowledge in the construction and woodworking fields provide him unique insight and irreplaceable knowledge.  

His mission is to provide the highest quality work to ensure an attractive and lasting product for future generations. He has developed strong relationships with key individuals within the architecture and engineering fields, with college educators, as well as the LA Conservancy. 

With CRW’s unique perspective and unparalleled experience in restoration, every client receives the attention and detail that has distinguished CRW as the Restoration Specialist. Under the direction of David D. Charlebois, president, CRW has exceptional talent to consult and manage each client, as well as experienced masons, painters, woodworkers, and electricians to complete the jobs. The quality and reliability of the team is extremely important to CRW, directly relating to the firm’s award-winning performance.