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Omega Masonry Brick & Mortar Contractor Blog

Welcome to the Omega Masonry blog. Omega is a brick and mortar contractor and expert stone mason offering a wide range of services including Mailbox Repair, Stucco Mailbox Repairs, Brick Mailbox Repair, Outdoor Fireplace & Fire Pits, Outdoor Grills & BBQ Pits, Built in Grills & Outdoor Kitchen, Brick Masonry, Stone Masonry, Retaining Wall Repair, Chimney Repair, Hardscapes Design, Stone Landscape Borders, Stone & Brick Patios, Stucco Work & Repairs, more.

From our Plano corporate headquarters we service the entire Dallas Forth Worth area including McKinney, Frisco, Prosper, Allen, Carrollton, The Colony, Addison, Rockwall, Richardson, Arlington, Little Elm, Rowlett, Murphy, Lucas, Parker, Wylie, Fairview, Lewisville, Anna, Coppell, Flower Mound, Celina Little Elm, Irving, Princeton, Highland Village, Melissa, Mesquite, Balch Springs, Preston Hollow, Allen, Las Colinas, Highland Park, Frisco, Collin County, Denton County, Dallas County, Rockwall County, and Tarrant County. Unlike many local contractors we are a true A to Z company offering emergency service, repairs, build, design and restoration. If you want the best for you home, don’t settle for less, call the expert stone masons of Omega Masonry!

When Do You Need Stone Masonry Repair?

While stone houses tend to be sturdy and long-standing, there are many natural factors that can damage it. From erosion, frost heave to gradual deterioration, all these can lead to major issues if not addressed, which is why it is important to get a professional to repair the damage. Consequently, the most common stone masonry repairs involve reconstructing damaged areas such as walls, floors, chimneys, patios, walkways, etc. as well as addressing water [...]

Reasons for Brick Patch

There are many reasons why your brick walls might have damage, making them require a brick patch. Sometimes, people drill holes in brick for pipes or wires. If you have to change the location of your wires, you might end up leaving a hole in the brick. This could be a hole in the actual brick or simply in the mortar. Either way, open holes allow dirt, water, and other debris to enter [...]

Brick Wall Repair Mason

If you are interested in the services of our brick wall repair mason, you might be interested in the materials our masons can use. Our brick wall masons will work with you to find out what materials will best fit your home. Whether it be aesthetics, environment, or personal preference, our brick masons will take all of the factors important to your family into consideration when assessing your home and recommend a brick [...]

Brick Repair or Rebuild: That is the Question

As you drive through many neighborhoods in the regions of Texas, you will see many homes and businesses that chose to use brick. And why not? Brick is one of the most durable exterior choices available – and has been for many years. However, being durable does not mean it never needs to be replaced – just that it requires considerably less maintenance and can withstand a great deal of force. However, there [...]

Skilled Stone Masons

Nearly anyone can slap mortar between brick or stone, but that doesn’t make them a mason. Omega’s stone masons have been designing and repairing stone and brick structures for well over a decade. We count on their exceptional expertise to ensure that outdoor fireplaces, enclosed grills, retaining walls, and curbside mailboxes are built for both longevity and beauty. If you are looking for any masonry repair, our masons here at Omega Masonry are [...]

Types of Concrete Repair

When calling for concrete repair, it is best to have an idea of what you are getting into. For example, there are many different kinds of concrete repair. Each type is best used in relation with a certain type of damage. Slab Jacking Sometimes a poor subbase or soil erosion can cause your driveway to sink in multiple areas. Slab Jacking is a way to bring the surface back up. It uses a [...]

What Is Stone Masonry?

Stonemasons are craftsmen who work with stones to create homes, buildings and structures. They know how to manipulate, shape, polish and carve the stones into a specific design. This also includes stone features like the installation of retaining walls, chimneys, and patios. A stone masonry contractor is able to handle natural and manufactured stone to create different installations and even a home. Types of Stone Masonry There are two main classifications of stone [...]

Finding a Good Bricklayer

In a field as competitive as the construction industry, one might find that it is not all too difficult to find a professional for the job. However, the challenge lies in finding, not only a competent specialist, but also in finding the right one for your particular need. Finding a good bricklayer might be challenging in that exact way, but there are a few sets of criteria that clients can consult when sifting [...]

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

As Texans, we are all aware of the value of friendship and hospitality – after all, it’s the Southern way. We love having friends over for some Texas BBQ, sitting outdoors and enjoying a cool evening, and sharing time together on the patio or around the pool. However, with this friendliness also comes the need for our space. It is then that the adage gleaned from American poet Robert Frost, “Good fences make [...]