Fri, 22 Sept|
Fort Widley Training School: Lime Mortar Repair
Having received much positive feedback for our inaugural event, we are very pleased to announce another opportunity to develop your practical understanding of lime mortar and its application in masonry pointing and repair.
Time & Location
22 Sept 2023, 09:00 – 23 Sept 2023, 17:00
Fort Widley, Portsdown Hill Rd, Cosham, Portsmouth PO6 3LS, UK
About the event
This upcoming Lime Mortar Repair Training course promises a comprehensive skillset for heritage enthusiasts. Participants will grasp the essence of traditional materials and construction techniques employed in historical brickwork. This training equips attendees with the ability to evaluate brickwork condition and identify common defects, and acquaints them with materials and techniques essential for restoration with a focus on lime mortars. Practical skills development takes centre stage, covering remedial actions on brick masonry such as joint treatment and mortar repair. Lime mortar preparation and application are key aspects, alongside discussions on prevalent brickwork issues and selecting the right tools for precise joint repairs. Prepare to become a proficient guardian of heritage brickwork.