Causes and Solutions for Brick Mortar Deterioration

By |2020-08-11T04:09:52-05:00August 1st, 2020|Bathroom Remodeling|

Have you ever wondered what causes deterioration of brick mortar joints sometimes seen on older buildings? Deterioration to the point that it literally falls out like powdery sand. The likely cause of damage is damp rising and salt damage. “Damp Rising occurs when salt-laden water is drawn upward into masonry via the capillary action of