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How Long Does Tuckpointing Last

How Long Does Tuckpointing Last

As a homeowner, it is important to know how long different home repairs and maintenance tasks last. One such task is tuckpointing. Tuckpointing is the process of repairing the mortar between the bricks in a wall. Therefore, it is essential to have a basic understanding of how long tuckpointing lasts so you can budget for […]

An Anatomy of Bad Tuckpointing

An Anatomy of Bad Tuckpointing

Over time, nature’s forces and the elements can do a lot of damage to a house. A chimney’s greatest enemy is water. A chimney’s masonry and mortar can deteriorate over time due to exposure to the outdoors and moisture.  When the masonry crumbles, water can seep into the chimney, causing it to become unstable and […]

How do you tuckpoint foundation?

How do you tuckpoint foundation?

Tuckpointing’s most obvious benefit is that it protects your home from water damage. Even the tiniest break in your masonry can cause damage to your property. Our chimney tuckpointing treatment fills gaps in the structure, keeping the brick, stone, and roofing components from deteriorating due to water damage.  It is our job to keep your […]

How to Maintain Your Brick Tuckpointing

How to Maintain Your Brick Tuckpointing

Moisture and time can cause mortar to degrade and break down, causing joints to fall out or turn to dust. Water cannot enter the wall unless the joints are kept solid. If tuckpointing is neglected for too long, it may evolve into bricklaying. Water leaking through a tiny fracture in the mortar joint during winter […]

How Much Does Tuckpointing Cost

How Much Does Tuckpointing Cost

Tuckpointing is the process of repairing and replacing mortar joints between the bricks. It has been around for centuries, but it has evolved into an art that requires skill and experience to do correctly. The technique of tuckpointing involves removing old mortar from the joints by cutting out the damaged section with a chisel and […]

Tuckpointing Before and After: What You Need To Know

Tuckpointing Before and After: What You Need To Know

Your home is your safe space; of course, you would do anything to maintain and keep its beauty even years after. Outdoor brick walls are one of the most beautiful additions you can add to your home to increase its curb appeal and resale value. It also has little to no maintenance and a lot […]