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    Crumbling Cinderblock?

    Thanks! Out of interest why is mortar not recommended? We already have some so would save us a few bob.
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    Crumbling Cinderblock?

    Thank's everyone who replied! This is already part of the plan - we prefer it anyway but the hole is 230mm and we'd use 125mm skirting. Sounds like the consensus is optional PVA then bonding to flush then skirting and filling? If you look closely you can see the date on the newspapers in the...
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    Crumbling Cinderblock?

    Hi All, I'm wondering what the best course of action is here. I've pulled the skirting boards off the walls to start a redecoration of a room, but now have a crumbling area as shown here: And in a wider view: We think that's cinder block as its a 1930s house. The previous owners had the...
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