When you consider the durability of brick or stone, they are thought of as being a long-term material unlike other forms of building utilizing products that age and weather improperly.
Most people think when buy a home comprised of stone, brick or block, that they are buying a maintenance-free exterior. And yes, when compared to alternatives to masonry walls like painted or stained wood that needs to be re-painted regularly or siding that eventually fades or fractures and looks weathered, masonry exterior walls and chimneys are reasonably upkeep free.
When it’s time to repoint or repair
Choosing the right masonry contractor to repoint your home is difficult, particularly if you don’t know much about brickwork. You should research and find a contractor that will do a good job and who is reasonable, but you want to make sure to see their work. When looking to hire a masonry contractor, one of the first things to consider is to be make sure the project matches the scope of the contractor’s ability.
We have years of experience repairing, repointing and replacing brick, stucco and concrete in the Philadelphia area and bring that experience to your project. We will be happy to review your project and give you the best, most economical options that are available.