Bed Joint Reinforcement, commonly known as crack stitching, is the application of helical bar embedded in cement based mortar, designed to restore the structural integrity of failed brickwork.
At Skill Stone, we provide a simple, effective crack stitching service that can be suitable for all types of masonry including listed and historic structures and those with lime mortar. Crack stitching is a cost-effective and more reliable solution than crack injection methods and reduces the likelihood of further cracking in the surrounding area. The types of crack stitching services that we can provide are detailed below:
– Full, detailed assessment of cracks/damage,
– Full, detailed assessments of all repairs provided,
– High quality brick, stone and masonry repairs using the helical bars
– Crack Repairs
– Forming Masonry Beams