Restoration Success and the Preservation of Monuments
13 November 2015
Natural stones are considered the oldest building materials of mankind. Due to the diversity of the basic building blocks and minerals, they are considered a durable building material with their superior aesthetic and robust structural-physical characteristics. With risen environmental pollution worldwide in the last centuries and the associated weather factors, the damage to the natural stones and therefore the damage to historic basic structures of buildings also increased. The aspect of the physical examinations enables a possible original composition of the grain size curve, an exact conclusion about the materials to be used and aggregates. In this application, learn how natural materials can be processed using Fritsch instruments.