With the onset of Autumn and Winter comes the first signs of overnight frosts.As well as being a nuisance to car drivers having to clear their windscreens the frost has dramatic effects on porous brick and stone facades that have become wet from the rain.
The rain water that has been absorbed by the open pores of a weather damaged brick freezes in the cold and then expands as it becomes ice.
As the photo opposite shows the frozen ice will rip or crack the brick face off and leave the soft inner brick area open to even more rain.
needs to be stopped and rendering walls with Wethertex will stop further damage and damp penetration.
Polymer Rendering for Bricks
Wethertex only apply resin polymer and glass fibre renders that will both renovate and protect the wall by allowing it to firstly dry out and then to stay dry by
stopping water ingress
These breathable and yet
will remain anchored to the wall permanently regardless of how severe the frosts or how strong the wind driven rain.
BRICK RENDERING ADVICE & QUOTES