Brick Repointing in London

Specialist Brick Repointing in London

It goes without saying that for many of us, the largest and most valuable thing that we own is our home or other property. Aside from all the fun stuff such as decorating the interior or planning your garden, there is important maintenance that can’t be overlooked, including taking proper care of the exterior of your property. Not only is properly maintaining the brickwork of your house vital in ensuring its structural integrity, but an exterior that has been taken care of can also have a positive impact on the value, appearance, and structure of your home – and this is where we come in. At External Finishes, we are specialists in brick repointing in London which means that from the moment you speak to us and we discuss your requirements, to the moment we arrive on the day to revamp your building’s exterior, our highly-experienced team of dedicated restorers can provide a selection of services that will breathe new life into your property and restore the exterior of your home to its former glory.

Our Specialist Brick Repointing in London

Brick repointing, much like employing a ghostwriter to enhance the quality of academic papers by providing expert assistance, deals in refreshing the exterior of your home, specifically the mortar joints that connect your bricks. If the joints on your brickwork begin deteriorating due to weather damage or other wear and tear, the structure of your property could be compromised, as mortar is a key part of protecting your building against water ingress, as well as making your home look aged or neglected. If you’ve noticed that your brickwork or mortar is eroding and your exterior walls are deteriorating, it’s time to call in the professional masonry experts at External Finishes as we can assist with our wide range of brick repointing services in London.


What Happens When We Visit?



Your safety is paramount which is why we take care to assess and plan the job closely and work in full accordance with UK building regulations. On the day, we will arrive with all the equipment and tools required to complete the work and will set up any wall anchors and scaffolding to protect you and the worksite.


Proper assessment allows us to prepare your brickwork for repointing. This involves using specialist tools and techniques to effectively remove any old or damaged mortar and repair or replace affected bricks.


Once we have mixed and applied the fresh mortar, we work diligently to seal the joints. This ensures that the bricks and mortar are cemented together to guarantee that your property is structurally sound, water and air-tight and will have an attractive appearance.


When carried out by the experts, brick repointing in London can add years and value to your property and with customer satisfaction at the heart of External Finishes, we aim to deliver just that. Our trusted team can always be relied upon to complete brick repointing jobs efficiently and to the highest standards, and always strive to deliver lasting results. Whatever your requirements and budget, by coming to the specialists at External Finishes, you are guaranteed a professional and experienced team who are dedicated to ensuring your complete peace of mind.


We value our customers and can offer a range of services that are suitable for many budgets and requirements. We are committed to saving you money without compromising on the quality you deserve.


We have a huge amount of brick repositioning expertise in London and strive to deliver quality workmanship on every job that we undertake, whatever the size or scale.


We have a huge range of services available and we can always be relied upon to deliver recommendations, advice and guidance that you can trust.


We work in full accordance with UK building regulations and guarantee that all of our work exceeds current standards. This means that you can rely on us throughout the whole process.

Brick Repointing London FAQs

What is brick repointing?

Brick repointing is the process of repairing or replacing the joints between bricks in a wall or other brick structure. The joints between bricks can become damaged over time due to weathering, settling, and other factors, and repointing helps to restore the structural integrity of the brickwork and improve its appearance.

Why is brick repointing important?

Brick repointing in London is important for several reasons. First and foremost, it helps to maintain the structural integrity of the brickwork by repairing or replacing damaged joints. In addition, brick repointing can improve the appearance of a brick wall or structure, making it look more attractive. Finally, brick repointing can prevent further deterioration of the brickwork, which can be costly to repair.

How is brick repointing carried out?

The process of brick repointing typically involves removing the old, damaged mortar from the joints between bricks and replacing it with new mortar. The new mortar is carefully matched to the existing mortar in terms of colour, texture, and strength, to ensure a seamless repair. Brick repointing can be a time-consuming and labour-intensive process, and should be carried out by one of our experienced professionals.

How do I know if my brickwork needs repointing?

There are several signs that may indicate that your brickwork needs repointing. These include cracks in the mortar, crumbling or deteriorated mortar, and missing or loose bricks. If you notice any of these issues, it is important to have the brickwork assessed by our professional brick repointing company.

How much does brick repointing cost in London?

The cost of brick repointing in London can vary depending on the extent of the work needed, the materials used, and the location of the brickwork. It is important to get a quote from a our professional brick repointing company to get an accurate estimate of the cost. In general, the sooner you address any issues with your brickwork, the less expensive it will be to repair or repoint it.


    Restored and cleaned brickwork on front of office building. Repointed sills too. Great work, 100%

    Client ReviewSeptember 2021

    Great work. Happy with results and really good attention to detail.

    Client ReviewApril 2021

    Very happy with the commencment of job and the finished product. Would recommend to anyone!

    Client ReviewFebruary 2021

    Stucco restoration. Job was very well carried out with great attention to detail regarding the current condition of the house. The house really turns heads now and has been brought back to life

    Client Review

    Restored the front of our 2 story shop front, repaired all mouldings and cleaned the whole facade. Extremely impressive

    Client Review

    Rendered front of house old Victorian house and also restored broken window cills and roof mouldings. Will use again on other properties

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