Paint removal from brickwork – DIY advice and tips

2018-06-11T07:06:51+00:00

Paint removal from brickwork - DIY advice and tips Paint can successfully be removed from brick exteriors provided the bricks were in good shape before they were painted. Unfortunately, proper paint removal is a tedious job. The term brickwork describes fired clay units which have a bewildering variation of constituents and properties. While bricks are [...]

Paint removal from brickwork – DIY advice and tips 2018-06-11T07:06:51+00:00

Identification of brickwork defects and their causes

2018-06-11T07:06:51+00:00

Identification of brickwork defects and their causes Brickwork cracks and fissures The presence of cracks and fissures in brickwork concerns many homeowners, who worry about their significance. However, the vast majority of cracks that occur in masonry walls are the result of moisture movement in porous materials. In the case of a stone-built house, most movement [...]

Identification of brickwork defects and their causes 2018-06-11T07:06:51+00:00