External Facade Repairs – London SE16
Gunite has completed concrete and brickwork repairs to Blick House, a 5-storey block of flats on behalf of London Borough of Southwark.
Gunite (Eastern) Limited was appointed by Niblock Building Contractors to carry out a full repair package with the addition of some structural strengthening to the south and west elevations of these residential flats.
Our Scope of Works:
- Hammer test survey
- Water jetting
- Concrete repairs
- Application of corrosion inhibitor
- Fairing coating
- Anti-carbonation coatings
- Brickwork repairs
- Structural Strengthening
Brickwork repairs included re-pointing, replacing loose/damaged bricks and stabilising others with Helifix Helibars & StarTies to tie into inner leaf and adjacent historic outer leaf masonry.
Sika products – Monotop 610, Monotop 615, Margel VPI 580, Sikagard 545W Elastofill, Sikagard 552W & Sikagard 675W Elastocolour. On completion of the concrete repair works a 10 year warranty was provided.