Problem Solver - Salts

Problem

Normally excess mineral salts within the brick or masonry peculating to the surface if painted can cause extensive paint failure or salt deposits on the surface


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

Remove salt deposits from the surface.

Brewers recommends:

If painted, check for cracks or areas of defective masonry and make good.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 2 - Basecoat

Once the surface is clean and all loose material has been removed, treat with an Alkali Resisting Primer or suitable plaster primer and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 3 - Topcoat

Apply two coats of a suitable topcoat.

Brewers recommends:

Problem

Normally excess mineral salts within the brick or masonry peculating to the surface if painted can cause extensive paint failure or salt deposits on the surface


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

Remove salt deposits from the surface.

Brewers recommends:

If painted, check for cracks or areas of blown render where water could penetrate such as behind down pipes and gutters and make good.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 2 - Basecoat

Once the surface is clean and all loose material has been removed, treat with an Alkali Resisting Primer or suitable plaster primer and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 3 - Topcoat

Apply two coats a suitable topcoat.

Brewers recommends: