What is Brick Restoration?

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Brick Repair and Restorations

Brick restoration is the process of repairing and renewing old or damaged brickwork, in order to restore its original appearance and functionality. This can involve a range of techniques, including cleaning, repointing, replacing damaged bricks, and restoring original features such as cornices, lintels, and arches.

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Common Brick Restorations

Capital Masonry is a company that specializes in brick restoration services, offering a range of solutions to meet the needs of both commercial and residential customers. Their services include:

  1. Cleaning: Over time, brickwork can become discolored or stained due to exposure to the elements, pollution, or other factors. Capital Masonry can restore the appearance of brickwork by using specialized cleaning techniques, such as pressure washing or chemical cleaning.
  2. Repointing: Repointing involves removing deteriorated or damaged mortar from between the bricks and replacing it with new mortar. This helps to prevent water penetration and prolong the life of the brickwork.
  3. Brick replacement: If individual bricks are damaged or missing, Capital Masonry can replace them with matching bricks to ensure a seamless and aesthetically pleasing result.
  4. Structural repairs: In some cases, brickwork may require more extensive repairs to address issues such as cracking or sagging. Capital Masonry can provide structural repairs to ensure that the brickwork is safe and stable.
  5. Restoration of original features: Many older buildings have decorative brickwork features that have been damaged or removed over time. Capital Masonry can restore these features to their original condition, including cornices, lintels, and arches.
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Contact Capital Masonry Today

Brick restoration can provide a range of benefits, including improving the appearance and value of a property, prolonging the life of the brickwork, and ensuring that the building is safe and structurally sound. By working with a professional brick restoration company like Capital Masonry, property owners can ensure that their brickwork is restored to the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship.