Tools for a Brick Porch Repair

Tools for a Brick Porch Repair

Indianapolis summers are some of the best days of the entire year. You can enjoy the outdoors and fresh, warm weather. Summer is the best time to enjoy the outdoor space of your Indianapolis home. If you are lucky enough to have a brick masonry porch, then now is the time to make use of it. 

The only issue?

Harsh winter weather in Indianapolis can take a grave toll on brick masonry. You may head out to your brick porch to enjoy a book or some drinks, and realize that it has signs of damage. Luckily, all is not lost. Simply repairing your brick porch can restore it back to its original beauty. 

But what tools do you need for brick porch repair?

Read on to find out more. 

Brick Porch Repair Tools

A brick porch may seem easier to repair than a chimney or siding because it is on the ground. While you do not need a ladder or tools to get up higher, you still need the same masonry tools as with other brick repairs. Some things you need for brick porch repair include:

  • A cold chisel
  • Safety glasses
  • Work gloves
  • Special hammers
  • A putty knife
  • Brick trowels
  • A 5-gallon plastic bucket
  • Mortar mix
  • Replacement bricks
  • A sponge
  • Jointers
  • Mixing tools
  • Straight edgers
  • A brick hammer
  • And more!

Masonry Experts Have All Brick Porch Repair Tools

The tools and knowledge you need for repairing a brick porch are not cheap. Unless you are a professional mason, you will not have many of the tools you need on hand. How much time and money will it cost to buy the right tools? How will you know if you have all of the right tools? Attempting your own brick porch repair can be a daunting task and one that you most likely do not have the proper tools for. 

For those reasons, it is always best to consult a professional for brick porch repair. The highly-trained professionals at your Chimney & Masonry Outfitters of Indianapolis have more than the tools for brick porch repair, we also have the experience. No matter what care your brick porch needs, we can help. Our knowledgeable technicians will assess your porch and suggest the best repair options. We always offer affordable pricing and top-quality workmanship. To learn more about our brick porch services or to schedule your appointment, contact CMO Indianapolis at 317-500-1250, OFFICE@CMOUTFITTERS.COM, or HERE.