ZK Contracting Re-Pointing & Graniting Services in New York
Re-pointing and graniting is the process of removing depreciates or distressed mortar from joints among the masonry components and installing new filling into the joints. Re-pointing is the necessary exterior masonry at some point in its life, and is one of the basic procedures in the renovation of all masonry. Re-pointing and graniting will recover the weather resistance by reducing the quantity of water that infiltrates the masonry, thus increasing its durability.
Proper re-pointing can last several years; however, improper re-pointing will do little to expand the life of the masonry and may lead to permanent damage to masonry units. Therefore, proper re-pointing and graniting procedures are essential to protect significant masonry structures and enable current and upcoming generations to realize them.
In New York City, our pointing and graniting contractor will color blend the new pointing mortar to contest the existing mortar color. The pointing and graniting contractors will use numerous different tools to finish the fresh pointing mortar so that the joint matches the existing mortar joint. If you find cracks in brick or stone of building structure, you are in special need of pointing and graniting service.Read All