Paint and Decor
How to Make Brick Mortar Repairs
Today we’re going to fix the crumbling mortar in this brick siding using a process called repointing. Be sure to wear leather gloves and safety glasses. The instructions in this video use mixture mortar, but you can also use caulk tubes meant for outdoor mortar. Just be sure to follow the manufacturer’s instructions. If you have extensive cracks in your brick wall, it's a good idea to rent a pneumatic chisel to speed up the process.