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Is A Beautiful Masonry Home a Risk to The Household?

October 12
22:50 2018

Most homeowners incur high repair costs because they overlook the small issues: missing mortars between bricks, deteriorating brick structure, corroded lintels, leaning chimneys or crumbling parapet walls. But, from experience, it advisable to eliminate that small problem known only to them than to let the problem worsen and blow out of proportion, resulting in high repair costs, right? If homeowners call the state of Chicago home, EDMAR Corporation, specialist contractors in Masonry and tuckpoint repairs are a phone call away.

These contractors understand the hazardous nature of a loose brick or masonry walls out of place. Using their experience that spans a period of longer than 3 decades, they will fix the problem before it’s too late.

A Masonry Contractor Chicago, the company cares about the maintenance of the beauty that lies in masonry buildings. With their dedication and expertise, they handle large and small projects. Once they are done, people can forget about masonry work repairs for years.

What do they offer?

Repoiting and tuckpointing

The beautiful Chicago homes bear the brunt of the extreme weather. Though customer home will remain standing for decades, the mortar and brickwork may weaken. With masonry tuckpointing and repoiting, the mortar joints are reaffixed and the deteriorated mortar replaced. Customer home will weather through the storm with customer cozily tucked indoors.

Restoring and Rebuilding the parapet or brick walls

If customers notice missing mortar, open joints, cracking, efflorescence, chipped/ cracked coping units, gaps in the roof flashing or bucking of the parapet wall, those walls will require rebuilding or restoration. These happen because brick and parapet walls are affected by moisture and heat changes. These contractors are parapet wall repair experts, and they will only leave customers home after repairing the parapet wall, caps/ capings. Don’t forget to call them in the fall in preparation for the cold season and in spring to ensure that no damage was sustained after exposure to the winter cold.

Chimney Repair

Chimneys made of bricks are attractive, and Santa might not get stuck in there, but if the bricks come loose, customers will have to deal with a life-threatening issue. Besides the danger, it poses to a passerby, there’s an inherent danger that might affect the function of customers water heaters, furnaces, and fireplace. To prevent any of these from happening, call the EDMAR’s masonry chimney repair experts if customers notice chimney flashing, displacement along the edge of the chimney’s crown, crumbling between bricks, or spalling.

Lintel and L-Beam Replacement

The steel lintel structures will warp and with time corrode. Make sure they are replaced every few years to protect the architectural integrity of customer home.

About Chicago EDMAR Corporation:

For over 30 years, Masonry Tuckpointing specialists have dedicated their lives to care about the beautiful masonry buildings in Chicago. To do what they do well, they have a team of experienced experts in masonry and tuckpointing, among other repairs necessary for masonry buildings. 

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Company Name: Masonry Tuckpointing
Contact Person: Edward Marciszewski
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Phone: (847) 724-5600
Address:EDMAR Corporation 4411 W. Montrose Ave
City: Chicago
State: Illinois 60641
Country: United States