Allen Masonry

PO Box 102
Wellman, IA 52356
(319) 936-3849
Contact: Allen, Thomas
Business Description: We do Tuck pointing. Chimney Repair. Basement repair and Water proofing. We specialize in repairing old buildings or any kind of repair that invokes block or brick.
In Business Since: 1950
Service Area: We work in Iowa City and surrounding areas including Iowa county and Washington County
On Angie's List Since: 8/10/2012
Warranties: SATISFACTION
Free Estimates: Yes
Office Hours: Mon 07.00 AM - 09.30 PM, Tue 07.00 AM - 09.30 PM, Wed 07.00 AM - 09.30 PM, Thu 07.00 AM - 09.30 PM, Fri 07.00 AM - 09.30 PM, Sat 07.00 AM - 09.00 PM, Sun 07.00 AM - 09.00 PM, By Appointment
Excluded Services: Flat work
Features: Emergency Service
Licensed: Yes, I am appropriately licensed for my trade.
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Senior Discount: No
Cities Served: Amana | Atkins | Blairstown | Centerdale | Conroy | Coralville | Cosgrove | Cou Falls | East Amana | Garrison | Genoa Bluff | High | High Amana | Hills | Holbrook | Homestead | Iowa City | Joetown | Kalona | Lone Tree | Marengo | Middle | Middle Amana | Newhall | North Liberty | Norway | Oakdale | Oxford | Parnell | Riverside | Shellsburg | Solon | South Amana | Swisher | Tiffin | Twin View Heights | Urbana | Van Horne | Vinton | Walford | Watkins | West Amana | West Liberty | Williamsburg | Williamstown | Windham
 
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As with any contractor, it is best to get multiple bids from different mason contractors to discuss the job and gather references, says Rodvoid. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Krista L. of Twinsburg, Ohio)
As with any contractor, it is best to get multiple bids from different mason contractors to discuss the job and gather references, says Rodvoid. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Krista L. of Twinsburg, Ohio)

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