Friday, June 01, 2007

310) Practical Building Conservation - English Heritage Technical Handbook Volume 3: Mortars, Plasters and Renders ***

Ashurst, J. and Ashurst, N. (1989). Practical Building Conservation - English Heritage Technical Handbook Volume 3: Mortars, Plasters and Renders. Gower Technical Press Ltd., England.
  • Non-hydraulic lime (ms1-5)
  • Hydraulic limes and cements (ms6-11)
  • Mortar additives (ms12-15)
  • External renders (ms16-26)
  • Gypsum plasters (ms27-35)
  • Plaster ceiling repairs (ms36-43)
  • Limewashes and lime paints (ms44-48)
  • Case study: cleaning and consolidation of the chapel plaster - phase 1 (ms49-66)
  • Case study: cleaning and consolidation of the chapel plaster - phase 2 (ms67-73)
  • Case study: cleaning and consolidation of the chapel plaster - phase 3 (ms74-79)
  • Case study: remedial work to secure graffiti on plaster (ms80-85)
  • References (ms5-66)