An Introduction to Lime in Construction by Ryan Stojic General Manager at Mike Wye & Associates Ltd

When we look at our built environment, there’s clear evidence that lime mortars and plasters have been around in this country for hundreds of years. Portland cement, by comparison, has only been in common use domestically since the 1920s but is now ubiquitous. However, attitudes are changing as we've come to a better understanding of the benefits of more sympathetic materials; particularly when used on traditional buildings.

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Art Deco Architecture Given A Clement Windows Makeover!

Art Deco, the prevailing architectural style of the 1920s and 1930s, derived its name from the ‘Exposition Internationale des Art Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes’ which was held in Paris in 1925 and represented a reaction to the reduction of ornamentation in Modernist buildings.

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