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Synonyms for repoint

repair the joints of bricks

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There is evidence to show that repointing here in the past has been carried out with a cement mix which has accelerated the decay.
The proposed works consist of repointing and brickwork recasing.
Your chimney stack may also be showing signs of deterioration, so it may need remedial work, such as repointing.
The money will pay for roof re-slating, masonry repairs and repointing at the grade II listed building in Princes Road, Toxteth.
Work has also been undertaken on external modernisation, including repointing and the installation of new windows and rainwater gutters and pipes.
The restoration of Wellington Arch, including the cleaning, restoration and repointing of the Portland stone elevations, was carried out by Stonewest.
GM used HNS' enhanced, user-friendly system for repointing the antennas.
DIRECTV service requests: Approximately 40,000 -- Service Task Force capacity: Able to handle 6,000 customer service requests daily -- once power is restored -- Service call type: Dish repair or replacement, repointing dish antenna WHERE: The mobile task force has been deployed throughout greater South Florida.
The Works Include; Clearance Of Vegetation, Installation Of Tie Bars, Repointing, Masonry Repair, Installation Of Rubbing Strips, Resurfacing, Installation Of Stainless Steel Parapet Railings.
Team Force Restoration, which has won numerous awards including the 2015 RICS Award for Building Conservation for The Black Barn near Bardon Mill, is now examining hundreds of huge sandstone slabs at the cathedral, carefully descaling and cleaning them, and then repointing a 250sq metre area.
Steven Evans, director of Commercial Leasing at Platinum Properties, is marketing the property, which has two gut renovated retail spaces, full basements under each building, a new facade, two gut renovated residential units, a new hot water storage tank, recent repointing and waterproofing of both buildings and a complete renovation of building hallways.
Seaham-based contractor St Astier is repointing the memorial, with the surrounding walls, steps, chains and fence posts to be reinstated.
Work has begun on the first phase of the "face-lifting" programme at Merthyr Street and Greenwood Street which includes the renewal of fascia boards and windows in uPVC, the renewal of timber doors, cleaning and repointing of stone and brickwork, and installation of loft insulation.
The building's 'facelift' would include cleaning and repointing the brickwork, relaying the pitched roofs using original slates and reinstating the boarded up windows and doors.
If it's in need of repair, you can repoint it yourself - or you may prefer to get a professional in because repointing done the wrong way can cause long-term damage.