I have a house that was built around 1890 and is of brick construction with a rendered band running around the base which also forms square edged columns around the front door. Until recently the ...
Approximately 1 year ago we had a wall treated with damp proof course injections (silicone I believe) and we then rendered with a mixture including a relatively strong mix of good waterproofer. ...
I am a plasterer by trade and we have an exterior rendering job coming. The exterior face of the house is red brick and has to be scratched, then dry dashed over it. I have heard some horror stories ...
I have some bricked exterior areas that had some cement render on them, and then paint. The render has fallen off the bricks in patches. I think the problem is that large chunks of the brick work was ...
We own a 1930 house we cavity brick walls and have a few damp problems.., Our render goes over the top of our DPC (damp proof course). The DPC is only about 1cm above the level of the paving. So I ...