To repair and repoint masonry on both side elevations of the main building as per materials stamped VCC approved 10/12/2022. Work includes:Ref code 81DCBW
• Removing all loose mortar using hand tools
• Any deteriorated, cracked, or broken bricks shall be replaced to match existing in color, size, material, porosity, detail, profile and exposure.
• All reinstalled masonry must be properly "toothed in" to existing masonry wall, using VCC mortar formula (attached)
• All mortar to be mixed using the VCC recipe (attached) with a maximum of 1 part Portland Cement, to 3 parts lime, to 9 parts sand, and enough water to form a workable mix. Prepackaged mixes are not permitted. The resulting mix should range in color from off-white to beige but should not be grey in color.
MORTAR IS NOT TO BE APPLIED OVER THE FACE OF THE BRICKS UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.