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How to Repoint Mortar

Restoration Realities experts demonstrate how to cut out deteriorated mortar joints and fill them with fresh mortar.

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Materials

  • lime
  • sand
  • glass jars
  • muriatic acid
  • respirator

Tools

  • safety glasses
  • gloves
  • garden hose
  • steel brush
  • cold chisel
  • hammer
  • angle grinder
  • 4" diamond repointing blade
  • mortar hoe
  • mortar tub
  • repointing tools
  • sprayer
  • balaclava
  • solvent gloves
  • OSB square

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