Brick homes and chimneys require upkeep to remain in good condition. Particularly, older brick buildings are susceptible to mortar loss and cracks. If left alone, these problems can lead to major issues that will be difficult and expensive to repair. Repointing is the best way to repair brickwork and to restore the look and value of your home.
When you need repointing on your building, you can count on Bricklands Inc. for your expert brick masonry contractor in Washington D.C. Our experienced team will properly repair your damaged masonry using the best repointing techniques and materials.
At Bricklands Inc., we are known for our extensive work on historic and older homes. We take care to ensure that the mortar matches the existing surfaces to make the repairs look invisible. Properly repairing mortar will keep your structure in good condition for many years to come.
Many factors can cause bricks and mortar to deteriorate. Weather conditions, foliage, and poor materials can contribute to the decline of the brickwork. At Bricklands Inc., we have years of experience working on repairs that will restore your home to perfect condition.
When painting exterior brick surfaces, be sure that the proper repointing has been completed. Inspect the mortar to ensure that it is in good condition. Painting damaged brick surfaces could result in major problems down the road. An inspection by a reputable masonry contractor in Washington D.C. will provide an indication of any repairs that are required.
Proper repointing will extend the life of the bricks and will increase the value of your home.