Repairing crumbling sandstone


Postby Habitual Bodger » Wed Jul 30, 2008 11:36 am

I have noticed a deterioration to the sandstone in my building. It seems to be one isolated area.

Can anyone suggest how to deal with it? The building is about 100 years old.

I'd be grateful for any advice.
Last edited by Habitual Bodger on Sun Jan 25, 2009 5:49 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Postby welsh brickie » Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:05 pm

that look quite bad you could replace the stone but would recommend using proffesional tradesmen.
To prevent any more damage try sealing the stone work with a silicone based liquid. aquaseal or similar product.
Try your insurance company first they might foot the bill.
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