Coatings and Consolidants for Masonry

Starts: Monday, 1st April 2019 - 9.30am

Ends: Wednesday, 3rd April 2019 - 4.30pm

Location: West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0QZ

About this event

The course will set out the important distinction between surface coatings such as paints, limewash and sealants. It will explain how consolidants such as nanolime and silanes work and provide information on how, why and when their use might be appropriate. The course will cover the various materials that are currently available and identify the benefits and drawbacks for each. As well as understanding the materials and the likely effect of their use, participants will have the opportunity to use and work with the various materials. All students on this course will receive a copy of English Heritage Practical Building Conservation: Stone..

How to book

Find out more and book here:
https://www.westdean.org.uk/study/short-courses/courses/b2d08211-coatings-and-consolidants-for-masonry

 

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