Mortar repairs range from minor to major and from a quick temporary fill-in to a more time consuming aesthetic or structural application. No matter the repair type, you will find it to be an easy process making these repairs.
For minor repairs to cracks in mortar and other minor mortar imperfections, try SAKRETE mortar repair products available in convenient tubes.
Concrete & Mortar Repair – Siliconized acrylic latex used for caulking cracks in concrete or masonry and also used for replacing deteriorated mortar in brick or block walls.
Mortar Repair – Siliconized acrylic latex for repairing deteriorated mortar joints and cracks in concrete and masonry walls. Provides a sand textured look.
For tuck-pointing, extensive mortar repairs or for full joint clean-out and replacement projects, we have the bagged material that will provide you with a lasting repair.
Mortar Mix Type N – For laying brick, block and stone in load bearing walls. Build walls, planters, and chimneys. Use for tuck pointing or repairing existing mortar joints. For use above grade projects only.
Mortar/Stucco Mix Type S – For laying brick, block and stone in load bearing walls and below grade applications. Use for tuck pointing or repairing existing mortar joints. Can also be used for scratch, brown and finish coat stucco of walls.
Tips for using mortar repair products:
Preparation is key to any project
- Avoid a soupy mix when mixing. Material with proper mix consistency will stand on the trowel.
- Protect repair area from excessive moisture and rain for 24-72 hrs. following the repair.
- Colder temperatures or higher humidity conditions will retard set times.
- Read and follow the material instructions for preparation, use and placement.