Lime in Building

Join us for a free 1-hour webinar to learn the fundamentals of lime, including its historical context, the importance of breathability for solid wall masonry and how lime is used today.

Webinar Details

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:

  • The historic context and use of lime
  • 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 webinar 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 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 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.

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