LIME PAINTING, STONE ASHLAR

September 16, 2016

Lime painting, stone ashlar cladding & Stone indenting to give door aperture

Tipperlinn Rd, Edinburgh

(Redbuild contract)

Stone ashlar cladding & Stone indenting to give door aperture

 

BEFORE                                 AFTER

 lime painting     lime painting

 

lime painting     lime painting

 

 

 

ST MARGARETS FARM COTTAGE, MIDLOTHIAN

LIME PAINTING

Lime has been used in building for around6000 years, since at least 4000BC. Early lime-burning techniques involved layering limestone and fuel ina clamp or simple kiln or even firing in the open. Later developments involved more sophisticated kilns burning line by means of a separate fuel (flare kilns) or layered with fuel (mixed feed kilns).

BEFORE                                                                  AFTER

    lime painting    lime painting

 

lime painting

 

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