Tuckpointing is a critical maintenance task and keeps water from entering the brick wall cavity. If water is allowed to get past the mortar and into the wall, brick failure may occur such as cracking or spalling (popping off of the brick face).
We work on repairing broken bricks and mortar that may be allowing energy to escape from your home. The unsightly looks of broken bricks and mortar can depreciate the value of your home.
Waterproofing & Sealants
Prevent having moisture seep into your bricks, which can cause extensive damage over time. Mold can form in those small unprotected areas. Keep your house energy efficient by having your house completely sealed from the elements.
Living in an urban environment, your brick work will suffer from the elements and pollution. Chemical Cleaning can help make your bricks and mortar look like new, bringing up the value of your home.
Protect those small areas on your brickwork by having them properly sealed with specialized outdoor rated caulking. The elements in Chicago can cause major damage to any exposed brickwork.