Brick repointing is a cost effect method to reinvigorate the appearance and structural integrity of your masonry building. Helitec Structural Services use traditional skills and materials bring old brick buildings back to new and at the same time assess, identify and fix any underlying structural or other problems which may be present in the building.
The walls that surround your home or building are fundamental to its structural integrity, provide a barrier to the wind rain and other elements, define the character and visual appearance to the building and most of all ensure the safety and comfort of all occupants and visitors to the building.
It is essential to maintain buildings and in particular walls, in a satisfactory condition to ensure their continued service into the future. Helitec can undertake a range of repairs, Brickwork & Stonework Repairs, Crack Stitching, Leaning Walls, Lintel & Arches to name a few.
Contact Helitec Structural Services for advice on brick and stone repointing or other building problems and repairs in all Sydney Metropolitan and NSW Regional areas.
Call Helitec on 1300 234 450 to fix your brick and stone wall problems including;
- Eroded or damaged mortar bed joints
- Leaning, cracked or damaged walls
- Damaged or spalling brick faces
- Subsidence and ground movement
- Brick growth or moisture movement
CONTACT Helitec Structural Services today for a free site inspection and assessment of your brick repointing needs.
Brick repointing also known as tuck pointing is a process which involves the full or partial removal of the old, loose, damaged or incorrect mortar from the joints in between the bricks in a building and replacing this with the correct and appropriate heritage or modern cement, lime sand mortar mixes often with colour tinting to match the original and surrounding brickwork. To undertake the work correctly requires a high level of care, skill and knowledge to ensure a result which will significantly enhance the appearance of the building and increase it’s value and longevity. Helitec Structural Services are experts in masonry restoration and repointing and can help return your home or building back to its former glory and also improving it’s structural integrity and performance.
Helitec Structural Services can match the colour, texture and appearance of the original mortar used during the construction of your building. We use high quality material to ensure a durable repair for the years to come.
Taking care grinding out the old deteriorated mortar to a depth of 25mm to 30mm and chipping away all the broken, cracked and worn mortar between the bricks and stone we then throughly clean the joint to ensure a great bond between the remaining mortar and the new tuck pointing. Helitec Structural Services uses specialised tools fitted with dust control vacuum equipment to eliminate up to 95% of the airborne dust and waste. The joint is filled with carefully made flush with specialist trowels so no residue is left on the brick or stonework. Once the mortar joint has been restored the surface is thoroughly cleaned.
Visit our News Blog for information on some of our recently completed restoration and remedial repair works in NSW. From tuck pointing a single wall to a block of units no job is to small or too big for our dedicated team of qualified tradesmen.
Helitec’s range of brick and stonework services also include:
- Repointing of Brick & Stone
- Brick Restortation
- Brick Crack Stitching
- Expansion Joints
- Leaning Wall Repairs
- Cavity wall tie replacement
- Lintel and Arch-Bar repairs
- Heritage projects
- Stone Restoration
One completed the benefits to your building include:
- Rejuvenation of your building’s appearance and the restoration of brickwork and stone back to it’s original condition
- Protecting the integrity and historical character of your building
- Increasing your home/building’s value
- Preventing future decay and repair costs
- Maintaining peace of mind with friendly, experienced craftsmen who leave your site clean and tidy when they’re done
Helitec Structural Services use proven methods and techniques for repairing walls. Helitec Structural Services are Approved Helifix Installers. Click on the LINK to see how it is done.
Our expert team can assess and repair your walls
Over the years, our licenced technicians and highly qualified structural engineers have successfully repaired masonry walls including brick repointing. So don’t worry! Your home is in safe hands.
With our extensive experience, our structural engineers can diagnose the real problem that’s causing your mortar faults in no time. Using the latest techniques and technological innovations, our team will stabilise your walls, and the foundations of your home if needed.
Your walls will be nicely repaired for a home that’s as aesthetically pleasing as it is safe to live in. We use non invasive methods to ensure the repointing of your walls is completed with minimum disruption.
- Quick, efficient and professional service
- Free inspection and assessment
- Easy to understand quotations with easy to read building repair reports.
- Affordable Pricing
- Minimal disruptions to your enjoyment of your building and comfort of your buildings neighbours.
- 10-year warranty: if your repaired arches and lintels begin failing, we’ll be back to fix them at no extra cost.
“Thanks Jerry, Mark and team. Very happy with the results of my crack stitching brickwork. Great job. Thanks.”
Geoff, Hunters Hill NSW