Many companies will simply paint over the cracks by applying one coat of render to your existing roughcast, this is a bad idea because your roughcasting is only as strong as your base-coat. Poor foundations guarantee it won’t last.
Lomond Improvements as an organization would never put our name to a project without the existing roughcast being tested, repaired, treated and built back up properly. This high standard of quality control ensures the longevity of your Roughcasting and allows Lomond to guarantee the project for your peace of mind.
According to research performed on the “Energy House” at the University of Salford, wind accounts for 5-8% heat loss due to the cooling of the exterior facade. Wind driven rain however increases the heating inefficiencies as heat loss soars to 30%. The inefficiencies occur when the heat within the property is expended drying the external facade.
Measurable rainfall occurs in Scotland on over 250 days per year. By ensuring the exterior facade is water repellent, savings of up to 22% can be achieved on each of the rainfall days giving an average annual saving of 15%
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