LIME MORTAR ,TIMBER RESTORATION,LIME MORTAR HARLING ,STONE STUCTURAL REPAIRS

September 25, 2015

Mock Tudor Outcrop Restoration

This has been a very pleasurable project testing our inhouse skills once again ,timber restoration ,limemortar harling ,as you can see below we stripped back the timber decay and failed mortar indenting the timber where rotten and making good the backing material to the harling panels with breathable building paper and stainless steel mesh where the original timber larthe was .

We then proceeded to lime mortar harl the small panels and then repaint the timber once burnt back and primed.

 

 

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Sunburgh Head Lighthouse Shetland Islands,DOFF STONE CLEANING

Sunburgh Head Lighthouse Shetland Islands,DOFF STONE CLEANING

January 31, 2014

Sunburgh Head Lighthouse Shetland Islands,DOFF STONE CLEANING

Built in 1821 at the top of this 300ft high headland ,this was Shetlands first lighthouse.

Heritage Masonry was tasked with removing the oil based paint useing the Doff stone cleaning system, to the roof top chimneys which was a success allowing the stone to now breathe.

Main contractor : Carramore construction ltd,Northern Irealand

 

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