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According to a Durability + Design article, to achieve total coating removal from brick with minimal substrate damage and no airborne dust generation, what removal method makes the most sense?

True or false: Efflorescence can be easily removed from brick substrates by water washing and scrubbing, even after it has been on the brick for a long time.

What is one drawback of using low pressure water (less than 5,000 psi) at 250 F to remove coatings from brick?

Dried salt deposits on a brick exterior (see photo), resulting from moisture leakage through a wall, are called what?

To totally remove coatings from brick and at the same time to minimize substrate damage and avoid generation of airborne dust, which of the following surface preparation methods makes the most sense?

True or false: In preservation work on historic structures, abrasive blasting is normally recommended by conservators for coating removal from brick substrates.

A dry, white deposit on portions of the exterior of a brick walled building is called what?


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