Case Study: Brick Garage Pillar Repair
Before and After
Brick Pillar Repair
Remove the damaged bricks,
Temporarily support the column, upper bricks.
Replace the damaged bricks.
The custom scaffolding, set up by Swing N Scaff.
This isn't a do-it-yourself scaffolding job.
Regular sectional scaffolding would not work here.
Their three man crew took five hours to build it.
The cost, about $2500 for installation and removal.
Broken Bricks Let Elements In
A cloth has been trying to keep bugs and weather out.
The opening is causing more bricks to fail.
Broken Bricks Removed
Using Jack Posts to support the door and garage door lintels, plus wood to support the rows above the opening, we have managed to pull some bricks.
If the top part settles, then more rows will need to be rebuilt.