cracks in pointing and cotswold wall stones

Postby marcus thomson » Tue May 22, 2007 7:51 am

Hi there, i live in an end terrace and recently noticed cracks in the pointing of the end wall.These cracks run up the wall to about 14 feet also these cracks run through 3 of the stone bricks.The house is only 4 years old,could this be a structural fault and who should i contact'

Many thanks
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Simply Build It

Postby thedoctor » Wed May 23, 2007 7:16 am

Look locally for a building surveyor and get him to take a look. If it simply needs repointing see our repointing brickwork project.
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