Introduction to Lime Mortar-FREE

February 3, 2016

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Date(s) - 02/03/2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Henry Frerk Sons Workshop


Learn how to mix, apply, and cure historic lime mortar. This session is for anyone interested in historic lime mortars, which were used primarily in buildings constructed prior to the 1930s. This class includes:

  • A discussion and demonstration of joint preparation
  • A lime slaking demonstration
  • An overview of modern restoration mortars
  • An overview of pointing & joint preparation tools
  • A demonstration of pointing techniques and joint finishes
  • Hands-on pointing exercise
  • Discussion of curing and maintenance best practices


Bookings are closed for this event.