Problem Solver - Rust in Masonry

Problem

Rust staining from either iron ore within substrate or from ferrous fixings affected by rust


Stages

Stage 1 - Preparation

Dry brush the surface down using a stiff bristle brush to remove any loose materials

Brewers recommends:

If any mould or mildew is apparent, treat with a suitable fungicidal solution, rinse again with clean water and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:
  • Albany Fungicidal Wash 1L
    - A 1 litre concentrated multi surface treatment to prevent the growth of surface mould on timber and masonry

Stage 2 - Basecoat

Once the surface is clean and all loose material has been removed, treat with as suitable primer and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 3 - Topcoat

Apply a suitable topcoat

Brewers recommends: