What is Tuck-pointing?

What is Tuck-pointing?

January 5, 2021

Simply put; tuck-pointing is the process of repairing deficient mortar joints between courses of bricks on a chimney, exterior masonry building walls,brick piers or masonry retaining walls. The process also involves the removal of individual bricks which exhibit shaled surfaces, cracking, or where the inner core of the bricks is exposed. The process of completing […]

Foundation Cracks – How To Fix It

Foundation Cracks – How To Fix It

December 18, 2020

For most people, the observation of foundation cracks can be very un-nerving. The good news is that foundation cracks can be fixed. In some circumstances foundation cracks are not a big concern. If you have poured concrete basement foundation walls; long vertical hair-line cracks are a common result of moisture drying out of the concrete. […]

Natural Stone Benefits

Natural Stone Benefits

November 20, 2020

As with most things found in nature; it is hard to beat the appearance and durability of natural stone. Used for literally thousands of years, natural stone has been utilized both for indoor and outdoor decoration of floors, walkways, interior, and exterior walls, facing fireplaces, and the list goes on. Ontario specifically, and Canada in […]