What are Wall Ties ?

Wall Ties are metal strips or Bar made to span between the internal and external cavity walls and are essential in keeping a cavity wall strong and safe.

What is Wall Tie replacement ?

Over time, existing wall ties can begin to rust and expand and as a result cause cracking or bowing on the external wall of the effected building. Wall tie replacement is the specialist trade in which old wall ties are located and isolated to prevent any further cracking and new wall ties are installed. we offer a 25 year guarantee on the new wall ties we install on the property.

How do  I know if my Wall Ties have failed ?

Common signs of wall tie failure are cracking or even bowing of the external wall. This can be confirmed by a free wall tie survey where a surveyor can come out to the property find and expose a wall tie to inspect it for signs of rust. If your wall ties are in good condition then no further work is needed.

How much does it cost to replace wall ties ?

The cost of wall tie replacement can vary dependant on the size of the building, 1st master wall ties offer a survey and quote free of charge for the work that needs to be carried out.

Do Wall Ties need replacing ?

Wall Tie replacement is necessary if the existing wall ties are coroded meaning the buildings strength and safety is compromised or if the ties have been fitted incorrectly or if an inadequate number of  wall ties have been fitted to the building.

What areas do you cover ?

The area’s we most commonly cover are: Portsmouth, Havant, Fareham, Eastleigh, Southampton, Chichester, Bognor Regis, Brighton, Hove, Bournemouth, Haslemere, Isle of Wight, Fareham, Worthing, Christchurch, Winchester, Guildford, Basingstoke, Alton, Salisbury. But we have been known to travel as far as places link London, Reading and Bath if someone requires our specialist skills.