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Differences Between Tuckpointing and Repointing

Differences Between Tuckpointing and Repointing

When you do a search on YouTube about tuckpointing, do the results show you repointing videos? Or, have you searched about masonry repairs about what to do on your crumbly mortar or damaged masonry wall, but both repointing and tuckpointing appeared and now, you can’t figure out which is which? Does your chimney have cracking […]

Tuckpointing 101: What You Need To Know About Tuckpointing

Tuckpointing 101: What You Need To Know About Tuckpointing

Historical brick homes or exterior brick walls are so easing to the eyes. However, every brick building requires much care and attention because they age or deteriorate over time; thus, it requires maintenance or repair. However, tuckpointing is one of the most effective ways to ensure that every exterior brick structure remains timelessly beautiful. Confused […]

Tuckpointing Tools and their Uses

Tuckpointing Tools and their Uses

Ever wonder why your masonry construction does not seem to be the same? Has your masonry been living for a decade now? No matter how sturdy your building, wall, or chimney appears to be, its mortar joint could be needing some kind of repair called tuckpointing. Tuckpointing is the process of removing the damaged mortar […]

Do I Need a Retaining Wall? 10 Signs You Need a Retaining Wall

Do I Need a Retaining Wall? 10 Signs You Need a Retaining Wall

Being a homeowner comes with the huge responsibility of maintaining your own property. Having your property for decades, you might not know, could not be as efficient as it was before. Building a retaining wall is one of the ways you can keep your property safe. Not only does it add aesthetics, but it also […]

How to Build a Sturdy Retaining Wall – Complete Guide

How to Build a Sturdy Retaining Wall – Complete Guide

Retaining walls are not just for aesthetics, as they have a significant and crucial role in your home. A retaining wall can 1. hold the soil behind them; 2. add curb appeal; 3. provide more usable flat space for you; 4. manage your water runoff by slowing down the flow of rainwater; and 5. prevent […]

13 Practical and Awesome Retaining Wall Design Ideas

13 Practical and Awesome Retaining Wall Design Ideas

It is fun to design a wall. However, your responsibility as a homeowner is not only to focus on the design, but also to understand how a wall works to meet all its construction demands, so it won’t be a failure. Your preferred wall design should not hinder your wall’s amazing structure. Because if you […]