Iowa Tuckpointing and Masonry Repair
WHAT WE DO
“Tuckpointing” is a repair process which stops the destructive process and provides numerous benefits!
Did you know that all masonry need repair at some point? The mortar joints become damaged due to weather conditions such as, freezing and thawing.
Although we tend to price projects on a case by case basis, this is a guide to the services we offer to our clients.
How is Tuckpointing Done?
The basic idea behind tuck pointing is that damaged mortar is removed, and it is replaced with fresh mortar. Tuckpointing a brick chimney involves the following basic steps:
- Grounding out the old mortar at a uniform depth.
- Filling in with the necessary color mortar in the new joints.
- Striking the mortar when it reaches thumb print hard to give it a groove.
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