Archive October 2015

Brick Restoration

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As part of an extensive programme of works at London’s Whipps Cross Hospital, Newman Building Solutions are carry out brick restoration to a huge area of wall.

In our opinion brick is the most visually appealing building material.  Unfortunately due to failed mortar, water ingress and years of exposure to the elements, in particular the freeze thaw effects of winter, brick faces can become damaged and unsightly. Read more…

Author: Jon Newman
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Categories: Brick Restoration, Brick Tinting, Building and Structural Repairs, Current Projects

Restored To Its Former Glory – Structural Repairs, Paint Removal and Brick Restoration

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Newman Building Solutions were contacted by the owner of this victorian property in Lambeth, London SW2. She had been advised by her insurance company to find a lateral restraint specialist to carry out repairs to the front of the property where lateral movement, cracking and sagging had occurred.

 

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Author: Jon Newman
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Categories: Bowing Walls, Brick Restoration, Brick Tinting, Building and Structural Repairs, Cleaning, Concrete Repair, Crack Diagnosis, Victorian Property Information