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Traditional Building Skills - Repairing traditional stonemasonry

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Old High Church Hall

69 Academy Street

Inverness

United Kingdom

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These full-day workshops and seminars are aimed at building contractors and professionals but may also be of interest to homeowners with some background knowledge/understanding of buildings.

The format of each course is slightly different but generally consists of a combination of lectures, discussion and practical demonstration, with some opportunity for hands-on work. Delegates should expect to broaden their knowledge and understanding in the relevant topic and benefit from the networking opportunities on the day.

These courses are fully-funded through Inverness TH. Lunch and refreshments are provided. Places are limited and must be booked in advance

This course will cover the following topics:

  • Stone decay in Inverness: problems and solutions
  • Stone analysis and matching for replacement
  • Surface repair of stone using lime based mortars
  • Executing good stone repairs
  • Tooling & finishing of natural stone
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