The following has been prepared in preparation for a forthcoming publication ‘Built to Last’ in collaboration with Dublin City Council, Dublin Institute of Technology and Joseph Little.
3000 words – 15 min The examples given in this section are for illustrative purpose, many variations exist. Hygrothermal materials Matching the colour and texture of mortar is of obvious aesthetic concern during conservation and restoration. However, the purpose and behaviour of the constituent parts must also be understood to […]
A survey report undertaken on behalf of the prospective purchaser has highlighted symptoms of moisture. Following an introduction from the vendor’s surveyor, Simon James Lewis, Neighbourhood Construction CIC has been invited to ascertain the probable causes of a number of moisture-related symptoms being experienced at the property. A site visit was […]