Breathable Paints & Maintenance

Join us for a free 1-hour online CPD that explains the breathability of paints and mortars. Often seen first but thought about last, how you paint a building can be an essential part of protecting or improving a building’s performance and appearance.

Webinar Details

With so many options on the market, it can be difficult to choose which paint is best for your project. This webinar will provide the essential information to allow you to evaluate which paint to use for various backgrounds and how to avoid common issues. We will cover several topics, including:

  • What is breathability and why it’s important
  • Moisture management within the paints
  • Differences between modern and historic paints
  • The properties and benefits of mineral paints and how they work
  • Paint stripping, maintenance and cleaning
  • Performance considerations for new builds, renovations and historic buildings
  • Environmental and health considerations

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, architects, building professionals, or specifiers looking to learn more about breathability, paint performance and maintenance.

Free & Online 1-2 pm

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

Hosted by Adam Brown

Adam Brown is a qualified Building Surveyor and the Commercial Director of Cornish Lime with over a decade of experience in breathable building materials.

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