The Master Stroke

Pointing with Lime

pointing.jpg
 

The Master Stroke Building & Pointing with Lime
Masonry construction and joint finishing, whether for traditional or new build, requires an understanding of the use of correct mixes - fit for purpose in relation to exposure, location and environment. This tutorial covers all the most important elements of building including:

  • Training & Retraining for Skills Today!

  • Sequencing and protection of finished work

  • Building new work in brick, stone and block

  • Removal of deteriorated old joints

  • Preparation of joints

  • Placing of new mortar

  • Joint finishing & masonry re-pointing

  • Scaffold requirements

 

Approximate running time 55 minutes

This tutorial will arm the builder, architect, site manager, home owner or self builder with the knowledge to confidently use lime mortars for a host of masonry building and re-pointing work.