BF·02 Repairing Failed Lintels (Solid Wall)

Diagram of Method Statement

Method Statement

  1. Rake out or cut slots into horizontal mortar joints[a][b][c]
  2. Vacuum out the slots and thoroughly flush with water
  3. Using the Bond Flex gun kit, insert a 10 mm depth bead of Bond Flex into back of the slot
  4. Using the finger trowel, push Bar Flex into the bead of grout ensuring good even coverage
  5. Repeat steps 3-4 with a second bead of Bond Flex and second Bar Flex
  6. Insert a final bead of Bond Flex over the exposed Bar Flex and iron into the slot using a finger trowel.
  7. Point up or fill the joint and leave ready for any decoration.
  1. Depth of slot is between 55 and 70 mm
  2. Bar Flex to extend a minimum of 500 mm each side of the opening
  3. Where Bar Flex is joined for long runs, a minimum of 500 mm overlap should be allowed


Bar Flex (6mm) Water Bond Flex (Mixed)


Grinder Pointing Gun Vacuum Finger Trowel

Safety Equipment

Hearing Protection Gloves Eye Protection Dust Mask

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