Cornice (profiled)

1850-1890



If cracks occur in the cornice, e.g. as a result of subsidence, it may be necessary to rebuild parts of it. In less severe cases, the brickwork is reinforced with rustproof round bars inserted into raked joints, as shown in the figure to the right.

Further information:
See the film: Trækning af pudset gesims on the portal ’Byggefilm.dk’

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