Masonry construction and joint finishing, whether for traditional or new build, requires an understanding of the use of correct mixes - fit for purpose in relation to exposure, location and environment. This tutorial covers all the most important elements of building including:
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Sequencing and protection of finished work
Building new work in brick, stone and block
Removal of deteriorated old joints
Preparation of joints
Placing of new mortar
Joint finishing & masonry re-pointing
This tutorial will arm the builder, architect, site manager, home owner or self builder with the knowledge to confidently use lime mortars for a host of masonry building and re-pointing work.
The Master Stroke Series is not to be confused with poor quality, home made video efforts generally made by unqualified individuals touting cheap DVDs available on amateur / free websites including YouTube. When you view an inferior DVD product, there is usually no accompanying recognised technical support or guarantee that the methods and products used are fit for purpose which can lead to costly mistakes. The Master Stroke DVD Tutorial Series is a brand you can trust.
Professional Training Courses
The cost of professional training can run into thousands of pounds because of the level of expertise involved. These DVDs, whilst not trying to replace professional building and conservation training courses, employ tradesmen and consultants at the highest level. They are used to supplement training courses and, as such, are available in many building and construction training centres. Each DVD in The Master Stroke Tutorial Series is tremendous value from only £29.99 +VAT. The content is based on hundreds of years of working practice and they are a timeless resource.
How to Make Your Purchase
1. Order easily by Paypal or major Credit / Debit cards. Click here to order.
2. Can I pay by cheque? Yes. However, online payment is preferred. Please contact us.
NOTE: All orders come with free worldwide* first class business post and are guaranteed against loss and damage.
3. If you need any help contact Studio Scotland - (UK) 01383 415690 (during office hours)
Technical Support for St Astier Lime Mortar Products
St Astier products are suitable for all climactic conditions - from the Norwegian Arctic circle to the Middle Eastern deserts and are supported by distributors covering the whole of the UK, Ireland and internationally. With decades of experience and local knowledge, they are always happy to offer helpful advice and technical assistance - www.stastier.co.uk.
*Unusual and remote locations may incur an appropriate surcharge.
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