This article focuses on repair or replacement mortars for historical buildings. Both the decision process and questions arising are dealt with, in order to better define and illustrate technical requirements for mortars to be used for the repair or restoration of monuments and historic buildings (masonry mortars, plasters, renders...). The article summarizes a longer document, meant to help professionals in their decision on the interventions, taking into account aspects, which are ranging from the ethics of restoration to the technical requirements.

RILEM TC 203-RHM: Repair mortars for historic masonry. Repair mortars for historic masonry. From problem to intervention: a decision process

BINDA, LUIGIA;TEDESCHI, CRISTINA;
2012-01-01

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This article focuses on repair or replacement mortars for historical buildings. Both the decision process and questions arising are dealt with, in order to better define and illustrate technical requirements for mortars to be used for the repair or restoration of monuments and historic buildings (masonry mortars, plasters, renders...). The article summarizes a longer document, meant to help professionals in their decision on the interventions, taking into account aspects, which are ranging from the ethics of restoration to the technical requirements.
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