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Adam Weismann - Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints: A how-to guide to using natural finishes - 9780857842695 - V9780857842695
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Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints: A how-to guide to using natural finishes

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Description for Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints: A how-to guide to using natural finishes Paperback. This book was previously published under the title Using Natural Finishes. Clay and Lime Renders, Plasters and Paints is an in-depth guide to the selection, mixing and application of lime and clay based plasters, renders, paints and washes. Series: Sustainable Building. Num Pages: 264 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: RNC; TNK; WKDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 255 x 205 x 20. Weight in Grams: 930.
An in-depth guide with step-by-step instructions on how to select, mix and apply lime- and clay- based plasters, renders, paints and washes. With the increasing awareness of eco-building techniques alongside the desire to make our homes healthier, the historical benefits of using natural renders and paints are being rediscovered. Clay and Lime Renders, Plasters and Paints is a detailed guide to the selection, mixing and application of lime- and clay-based plasters, renders, paints and washes. It provides step-by-step instructions for applying lime- and clay-based plasters, renders and paints, and information on the benefits of natural finishes for personal ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Series
Sustainable Building
Condition
New
Number of Pages
264
Place of Publication
, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780857842695
SKU
V9780857842695
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-5

About Adam Weismann
Adam Weismann & Katy Bryce work with lime and clay on a daily basis through their company, Clayworks. They learnt these skills originally through restoring ancient vernacular buildings in Cornwall, and then began to apply the traditional techniques and materials to contemporary ‘eco’ builds. They have a passionate belief in the power of using these natural materials to benefit the ... Read more

Reviews for Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints: A how-to guide to using natural finishes
This highly informative and sumptuous book shows how the threat of climate change is also an opportunity to make buildings more beautiful.
Sunand Prasad, President of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
Adam and Katy are rethinking how we build, and coming up with something beautiful.
John Vidal, The Guardian
A splendid book. A real ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints: A how-to guide to using natural finishes


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