We offer masonry cleaning, sealing and crack repair as part of our maintenance & cleaning end of the business.
How do we maintain masonry?
Remove and replace torn, deteriorated, or inelastic sealants.
When repairing mortar joints, surface grout hairline cracks and repoint damaged or deteriorating mortar joints.
Repoint with prehydrated mortar, mixed drier than for conventional masonry work.
Remove ivy and plant growth that contributes to moisture penetration or deterioration of brickwork.
Exercise care in opening existing weeps or drilling new ones to ensure that flashing is not damaged.
Install a damp-proof course if missing or required.
Install remedial anchors and ties in accordance with manufacturer recommendations.
Correct all deficiencies before application of external coatings.