Masonry Repair Northern Virginia

Masonry Repair Northern Virginia 2018-07-28T04:53:00+00:00

Masonry Repair Northern Virginia

Masonry Repair Northern Virginia

Masonry Repair Northern Virginia is Fairfax Contractor can perform minor to major, masonry repairs on your Northern Virginia home. It is hard to find a mason will take on small projects that occur in your homes, brick, concrete, stonework. Our company has the personnel that is skilled in the art of masonry repair and restoration. There are many handyman companies that claim to be able to restore your weather-worn flagstone, brick patio, or walkway. Many people have fallen for inexperienced handyman services, or contractors with exaggerated claims of restoration when it comes to fixing your home’s exterior masonry problems. Fairfax Contractor is not a handyman service, we are a full-blown class A contractor licensed by the state of Virginia with an (RCB)  endorsement meaning our company is capable of repairing all types of brick, stone, and tuck pointing repairs.  We also carry $2,000,000 worth of liability insurance and workman’s compensation on all of our skilled masons.

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Types Of Masonry Repairs In Northern Virginia

Fairfax Contractor provides a wide range of masonry repairs in Northern Virginia. One of the most sought-after repairs patio and walkway that occurs on many homes. Through freeze and thaw cycles of Northern Virginia, many people experience problems with the mortar cracking on their patio, walkway, or retaining walls. One of the specialties of Fairfax Contractor is to repair cracked mortar joints. This may not be as easy as it seems because it’s very important to make sure that the mortar matches the original mortar used in the project. We will take quite a bit of care and try to match as closely as possible the mortar used to repair your cracked mortar joints. Also, we can reset any loose brick or flagstone to alleviate the need for a major repair later down the line. If your patio or walkway is completely starting to disintegrate, we can re-point an entire patio or walkway to its original condition. Most Masonry contractors don’t want to take on the small projects but these certainly are something that we would be interested in giving you some free advice and an estimate on any of your cracked brick or stonework.

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Repairing A Deteriorating Patio Or Walkway

Repairing a deteriorating patio or walkway is a remodeling project that is best done by a professional masonry company such as Fairfax Contractor. Utilizing a handyman service to refurbish the old flagstone patio, brick patio, or a flagstone walkway would be an absolute mistake. Our time-tested methodology for repairing your Northern Virginia homes hardscapes is absolutely the best way to restore your aged masonry work. The first step we take is to thoroughly power wash stone or brick that was used to lay the original patio or walkway. All broken or cracked brick or flagstone will be replaced. Once the repairs which may include adjusting the grade, and step risers have been corrected we will then go to the next step. The next step in refurbishing your patio or walkway is to cut out all of the mortar joints. Great care must be taken to make sure that the mortar matches the original. Typically, a flagstone patio will be laid in the mixture of Portland cement and masonry sand. Once all of the cut-out joints have been thoroughly cleaned we will carefully tuck point all of the joints so that they match in color and finish. Once the cement has hydrated, we will come back and thoroughly clean the surface of your patio or walkway with muriatic acid. This will leave your patio or walkway looking like the day it was first installed.

Car Accident Damage To A Brick Wall

If you are looking for a contractor that can repair automobile accident damage to a garage or brick wall we are the contractor you’re looking for.  This type of damage happens more often than one might think. Repairing this type of damage requires a special type of contractor. Fairfax Contractor has the ability to repair not only brick damage but also the carpentry that is necessary to restore damage like it never happened. For example, if your car crashes into your garage, house or business, we can repair this type of damage. The one contractor to repair this type of accident must have the ability to match the brick, mortar color, and carpentry work that is necessary to restore your property in its original condition. Fairfax Contractor’s staff to work with your insurance adjuster to repair all types of collision damage you may have experienced. Often times when an automobile runs into a load-bearing brick wall, we may need to be cut out, and adjusted the wall so that is plum and square.  If you have an accident at your business or home in Northern Virginia we certainly help you restore your property.

Tuck Pointing Brick

Tuckpointing disintegrating mortar joints in your Northern Virginia home is an art that Fairfax Contractor can do correctly. You may have noticed cracks in the bricks of your home and wondered how they could this be fixed? Fairfax Contractor can cut out cracked mortar joints and bricks to restore your exterior homes façade. We not only restore both residential or commercially properties. Tuckpointing for failing mortar joints must be done with care. It is important to choose the correct mortar and to fully repair damaged brick façades. We can cut out cracked brick that is often associated with such problems. If your home lies within a historic area such as old town Alexandria or Arlington Virginia we have the technique to use the proper mortar to repair just about any type of masonry repair. For much more detailed information about repairing or tuck pointing your Northern Virginia home click the link above.

Fairfax Contractor can rebuild your failing chimney, we are not a chimney cleaning service. As master masons, we can match your home’s brick and mortar to make a chimney re-build look almost like you never had a problem. Masonry repairs are one of our specialties and we can far exceed any chimney sweep companies work.

Where We Perform Masonry Repairs

Fairfax contractor works in the Northern Virginia Counties including Arlington County, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, and Prince William County VA. We also do remodeling projects in the following Fairfax County cities including Alexandria, Annandale, Burke, Clifton, Centreville, Chantilly, Fairfax, Fairfax City, Fairfax Station, Falls Church, Great Falls, Herndon, Kingstown, Langley, Lake Barcroft, Lorton, McLean, Newington, North Springfield, Oakton, Oak Hill, Reston, Springfield, Sterling, Tyson’s Corner, and the Vienna, Virginia. Fairfax Contractor also is licensed to do work in Arlington County, including the cities of Arlington Forest, Ballston Crossings, Cherrydale, Claremont, Rivercrest, Westover, and Yorktown, Virginia. In Loudoun County, we install all types of home improvement projects in the cities of Ashburn, Aldie, Bristow, Dulles, Countryside, Lansdowne, Leesburg, Purcellville, Potomac Falls, South Riding, and Stone Ridge Virginia. And finally, we work in the cities of, Prince William County, including Dumfries, Dale City, Gainesville, Haymarket, Lake Manassas, Lake Ridge, Manassas, Manassas Park, Occoquan, Triangle, York Shire, and Woodbridge Virginia.

Fairfax Contractor is a General Contractor that specializes in home remodeling projects in Fairfax County Virginia, and the surrounding areas.

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