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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.



Client London Borough of Southwark
Value £80,000
Duration 14 weeks
Sector Social housing
Accreditations 2018