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Artistic Tuckpointing and Brickwork
ARTISTIC TUCKPOINTING Every masonry project involving bricks and mortar will eventually require tuckpointing. The elements, freeze thaw cycles, extreme heat or cold can all contribute to the deterioration of mortar and require brick repair. This is especial...

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TUCKPOINTING OLDER EDIFICES
Many American buildings constructed during the 19th and 20th
Centuries were made of brick. The mortar holding the brick together has a
shorter lifespan than the brick itself and has to be repaired several times
during the life of the building. In the case o...

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How To Hire A Tuckpointing Specialist
Hiring a tuck-point
or tuckpointing specialist can be somewhat more involved than utilizing
artisans in other trades. This is due primarily to the rarity of a true
tuckpoint artist in the masonry business. Having such a tradesman referred by a
friend or rel...

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Chimney Repair
One of the
most common brick restoration and brick repair projects in the masonry field is
that of chimney repair. More often than not this type of endeavor requires
tuckpointing. The type of tuckpointing referred to in this article is not the
European vers...
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