Lime In Building Webinar

5.00 out of 5
(2 customer reviews)

An essential starting point for understanding how lime can be used in building.


Learn the fundamentals of lime, including its historical context, the importance of breathability for solid wall masonry & how lime is used today.

  • We will cover several topics, including:
  • We look at the historic context
  • The importance of breathability in older buildings
  • The limitations and risks of using cement or unsympathetic materials
  • How to correctly apply and protect lime mortars and plasters

There will also be an opportunity for an open Q&A session. Participants can request to receive a certificate for one credit hour of continuing professional development.

This course is ideal for contractors, building professionals, specifiers or homeowners looking to learn more about the use of lime in historic and contemporary construction.

Free & Online 1-2 pm

This CPD is hosted online via Zoom at 1 pm. Multiple dates are available to sign up for online throughout the year. Once registered, you will receive an email confirmation with a link to join us on the day.

Host – Phil Brown

Phil Brown is the founder and Managing Director of Cornish Lime, with over 40 years of experience within the construction industry and the use of lime-based materials.

2 reviews for Lime In Building Webinar

  1. 5 out of 5

    Claire Hallybone

    Really well pitched. Not too technical but just enough information for me to understand. Really interesting and the visual aids really helped to understand the issues and help make decisions.

  2. 5 out of 5

    jan freeborn

    Really interesting explanations of considerations that have to be taken into account when choosing the correct mix of lime, particularly exposure to weather and orientation of elevation. Definitely keen to learn more about lime and traditional buildings.

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