Lime-based building materials may have had their heyday already, but they still form a vital role in the restoration and renovation of historical buildings. Here at Limebase, we are passionate about manufacturing these products to the highest standards and ensuring developers are able to source the right equipment. It is important to us that buildings are allowed to hold on to their individual story. This means providing materials that can be used to recreate colours, textures and tones. Here in our News section, you’ll learn all about how our team does that and our top tips for getting the most out of your choices.

Read here to learn all you need to know about lime-based products. We’ll introduce you to options such as lime putty, lime wash and hydraulic limes. Our experts will explain the best ways to use many of our products for very specific purposes and provide our expert advice on how to get the best results. Many of our team here have over 40 years of experience in conservation, giving them a unique insight into the demands of older buildings. And with this, we are able to help you keep barns, homes, churches and cathedrals looking as if they were plucked out of a time in history.

You’ll find our new blogs here. We will also keep this page regularly updated with the latest product developments and insider news. If you have any questions about the content found here or any of the lime-based products we have available, get in contact today.

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Uncover the real benefits that come with using lime in your building work, including its durability, movement and finish. Check out the benefits today.

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Discover the main reasons why lime mortar helps with repair work, and why its permeable attributes contribute to its use. Read this post!

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If you are about to carry out restoration work, you need to read this blog about whether or not lime needs to be coated.

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You can read about the history of using lime in British buildings in this blog post, which discusses the history and benefits of lime.

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Find out how we support and bring new life into historically significant buildings through our restoration work. Details are in this blog post.

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Check out why using lime is essential when it comes to preserving heritage, such as historical buildings. Read our blog today to discover the details.