This is why it’s a good idea to repoint brickwork…
Why repoint brickwork for protection?
Gaps in brickwork mortar, whether it be brick walls or brickwork flooring, that is naturally caused over time by weathering and decay, doesn’t just look bad – the main problem with gaps in brickwork is that water and damp can get in between the bricks, following the fact that with constant freezing and thawing of the brickwork, caused by the great northern British weather, and subsequent salt deposits can, and definitely will, cause long term damage to your brickwork – this a great reason why repointing brickwork is a good idea!
Why repoint brickwork for longevity?
The water can get into the cavity itself and start to cause damp problems, especially you have insulated cavity walls, so to save issues with damp repointing brickwork is not a why – it’s a when!
Why repoint brickwork for aesthetics?
Aesthetically if you can see any open joints and gaps around the brickwork mortar bed, it is now the right time to think about repointing the bricks…
So now you know why to repoint brickwork contact rePointed. We offer a free quote for repointing brickwork to customers on the Wirral, Liverpool, Chester, Manchester, Cheshire, North Wales and all locations in the North West UK.