The pages in our Technical Section have been written as technical and practical guides to using some of the traditional building materials available from Old House Store.

General Information Practical Guides
An Introduction to the use of Lime In Historic Buildings  
Mixing Non-Hydraulic Lime
Old House Store's 'An overview of Limes' Repointing a Wall Using Lime
Rendering and Plastering
Coarse Stuff Product Information Using Lime Wash
Lime Putty Product Information Lime Usage Calculator
Haired Coarse Stuff Product Information  

Fine Stuff Product Information


Ecoright Data Sheet




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