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Brick Wall Repairs

You can Trust us to promptly and effectively solve your brick wall problems, ensuring your valuable investment remains secure and intact.
Brick wall cracking showing signs of a foundation problem.

Basement crack repairs require an expert inspection to assess and address the problem with the best solution.

Although brick walls are known for their resilience, they can face a range of issues such as cracks, bulges, leaning, and bowing. This is often due to factors like foundation movement, water pressure, poor water drainage, and unique soil-related problems in our region. Our specialized team is adept at identifying and resolving these issues, ensuring your property remains safe and structurally sound.

Brick walls have been used for centuries, with some ancient structures still standing today. A study shows that brick walls can last over 100 years when properly maintained, showing their durability. Brick walls also provide excellent insulation, helping regulate indoor temperature and reducing energy use.

Clay soil

Brick wall with cracks

The Need for Swift Repairs

Addressing brick wall problems promptly is vital in preventing further damage and safety hazards. If ignored, issues can escalate, leading to water seepage, mold proliferation, and weakened structural stability. This can result in expensive repairs or even the need for a complete wall replacement. By acting quickly, you not only protect your property but also preserve its long-term value.

Our coverage area – Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi – has unique soil conditions that can affect brick walls. It is rich in expansive clay soils and sandy soils that are prone to erosion. These can lead to brick walls settling, shifting, and developing cracks. Armed with extensive experience and understanding of these challenges, we offer solutions tailored to ensure durable repairs.

Our Detailed Repair Process

Our repair and stabilization approach is thorough. We begin with an in-depth site inspection and evaluation of the soil conditions. This allows us to identify the root cause of the issues. After the assessment, we utilize advanced techniques like brick reinforcement, mortar repair, or wall anchors. Our seasoned team uses top-notch materials and cutting-edge equipment to ensure durable and dependable repairs.
Brick Wall Repair Frequently Asked Questions
  • How do different weather conditions impact brick walls?

    Weather plays a significant role in the health of brick walls. For example, freezing temperatures can cause a process known as ‘freeze-thaw,’ where moisture seeps into the bricks, freezes, and then expands, leading to cracks. Similarly, heavy rainfall can lead to water seepage, which over time, can compromise the mortar. Our team uses various techniques and materials to protect your brick walls from these types of weather-induced damages.
  • What steps can I take to maintain the integrity of my brick walls?

    Regular inspection is the first step in maintaining your brick walls. Look for signs of damage such as cracks, bulges, or discoloration. Also, ensure that the weep holes – small openings that allow water to escape from within the wall – aren’t blocked. Regular cleaning to remove dirt, mold, and mildew can also help preserve your brick walls. Additionally, consider applying a high-quality, breathable masonry sealer to protect against moisture.
  • Can I make the repairs to my brick walls myself?

    While minor repairs, like filling small cracks or doing a bit of repointing, can be carried out by homeowners, most brick wall issues require professional attention due to their complexity. Improper repairs can potentially cause more harm than good. It’s important to rely on trained professionals who have the knowledge, experience, and tools to correctly diagnose and fix the issues to ensure the longevity of your brick walls.
  • How long does it take to repair basement cracks?

    The duration can vary based on the severity of the issue and the repair method used. Most repairs can be completed within a few days to a week.
  • What does basement crack repair cost?

    The cost will depend on the damage extent and the repair technique employed. We provide a detailed estimate before commencing work.

Don’t let brick wall issues compromise the safety of your home.

Don’t let brick wall issues compromise the safety and appeal of your property. Contact us for a comprehensive inspection and personalized solutions designed for your specific needs