Are bricks or blocks cheaper?

Are bricks or blocks cheaper?

Expensive: Using concrete blocks and render is generally considered less expensive than traditional brick, particularly for new builds. However, rendering an existing home can prove quite costly.

Can I render my brick house?

Cladding is the skin of your house – it's the outer layer that helps to insulate and protect it from the elements, and it enhances your home's appearance, too. Of the many option – which also include brick, weatherboarding and vertical tiling – render is one of the most popular.

Why does K render Go Green?

Once a year a quick spray fungicidal wash will prevent Algae on k rend render from growing on the North facing prevailing walls, these can be prone to algae by remaining wet over long periods. Areas in shade such as in the shadow of trees can also go green… this is not a problem with the K-rend .

How do I stop algae growing on my walls?

Prepare a bucket of warm water mixed with a moderate amount of household detergent. Caustic-based preparations should not be used, as they may damage the coating. Hose down walls to remove loose dust and dirt. Apply the cleaning solution to wet walls with a soft bristle brush, or broom.

What causes algae to grow on houses?

Algae grows on siding when the conditions for growth are right for growth and when food is available. Algae likes to grow in areas that are moist, warm, and regularly exposed to sunlight.

How do you clean algae off a brick wall?

Brush the stains with a bleach and water solution. Mix two cups laundry bleach per gallon of water, then dip the brush into this mixture and start scrubbing the wall from the top down. Proceed slowly and methodically—you don't want to miss any areas. It may take a couple of scrubbing passes to remove all of the green.