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Posts Tagged ‘ brick ’

The Functions of Different Bricks

Monday, July 13th, 2020
Here are some of the ways these bricks work.

Did you know that there are different types of bricks? Bricks come in different shapes, sizes, and sometimes different materials. And, for masonry construction, these different types of brick can serve specific purposes inside of a structure. Here are some of the ways these bricks work.

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The Process of Brick Restoration

Monday, June 8th, 2020
Here are a couple of things to assess when finding a way to save the magnificence of your home.

Your wonderful brick home may have been in the family for ages. Or on the other hand, you may have purchased a fixer-upper with brickwork that had a ton of character and potential. Either way, you might be worried the condition of your brick could prompt more significant issues later on. Luckily, normal assessments and calling an expert for refurbishing, or even repairs, is a straightforward method to deal with issues like worn, broken brick and disintegrating mortar. Here are a couple of things to assess when finding a way to save the magnificence of your home.

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The Process of Replacing Your Brick Joints

Monday, May 25th, 2020

Now and then, even though you deal with the brick around your home or business, fixes should be made. One of the most well-known fixes is repointing brick joints where mortar breaks down or around free or split bricks. Releasing harmed or dissolved mortar unrepaired can cause an entire host of issues, generally from water damage. Repointing your bricks can extend the life of your home siding, yard, steps, and more. Here is how the process works.

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The Benefits of Brick Staining

Monday, May 4th, 2020
Here are some of the main benefits of brick staining.

Although brick is one of the most dependable and aesthetically pleasing masonry materials, without proper care, the appearance of brick can deteriorate over time. There are a few different solutions to use that address this problem, such as painting brick. However, depending on what you’re looking for, staining could be a better alternative. Here are some of the main benefits of brick staining. 

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Reasons to Choose Brick

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
Here are some of the reasons why brick could be the best choice for your construction project.

When it comes to remodeling your business or home, there are many materials that are available for you to choose from. For both indoor and outdoor structures, brick is one of the best options. Whether you have a building, pavement, hardscaping, or other projects, you can’t go wrong with brick. Here are some of the reasons why brick could be the best choice for your construction project.

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3 Kinds of Commercial Brick Walls

Monday, December 16th, 2019
Here are the types of brick wall designs and their main differences.

There is a lot more than some may think that goes into constructing a brick wall for a commercial property. In particular, there is the question of choosing a design, and there are at least three main categories to pick from. Having the design that is the best fit for your project will ensure that the brick wall serves at it’s best for a long time. Here are the types of brick wall designs and their main differences.

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Three Things that Cause Masonry Deterioration

Monday, October 28th, 2019
Here are three things that can cause masonry deterioration.

When it comes to masonry construction, the goal is to establish a masonry structure that will last. But there are certain conditions that can cause it to deteriorate. Here are three things that can cause masonry deterioration.

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How Weather Can Affect Masonry Construction

Monday, October 21st, 2019
Here are some examples of weather that could affect your masonry construction.

Because many masonry construction projects can take a long time, you will probably experience weather changes. But the question is, what types of weather could be a concern? Here are some examples of weather that could affect your masonry construction. 

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How to Tell When Brick Masonry Needs Repairs

Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Here are some warning signs to look out for that your brick masonry could be due for repairs.

Generally, brick masonry structures are designed to last a lifetime. But weather and time can take a toll even on the most well-constructed masonry structures. Here are some warning signs to look out for that your brick masonry could be due for repairs.

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What You Need to Know About Masonry Restoration

Monday, September 9th, 2019
Here are the basics of what happens in masonry restoration.

For many buildings and masonry structures, both old and new, masonry restoration is a key process that helps them stay in good condition. But the process might sound complicated to the average person. Here are the basics of what happens in masonry restoration.

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