Tuckpointing is a way of using two contrasting colours of mortar in brickwork, one colour matching the bricks very closely then applying a fine white line on the top to give an artificial impression that very fine joints have been made.
HOW IS TUCKPOINTING DONE?
Tuckpointing is a precise, intensive process that involves removing and replacing crumbling and missing mortar between bricks, blocks and stone the same way Repointing is done with 90 % dust free vacuum system. A thin white line is then applied to the contour of the brick. We do not seal unless requested by the client.
CHOSING A CRAFTSMEN:
Tuckpointing requires a high level of skill and experience on behalf of the professional tuck pointer and you should only use qualified craftsmen. Many are not licenced bricklayers therefore you will receive cheaper quotes and will have no protection from the Department of Fair Trading. We do not grind our joints and only use proper tools of the trade. All our work is guaranteed.
THE BENEFITS OF TUCKPOINTING:
Restores your home to its original beauty.
Substantially increases the value of your home.
Preserves its history and heritage.
TUCKPOINTING Before & After Photos