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Builders and Architects have been known to make mistakes. Here we have a new-build which was constructed using lightweight thermalite blocks.These blocks were incorrectly specified and, therefore, so was the render system that was applied directly on top of them. And here is the result, literally two weeks later ....

Widespread cracking and delamination.  The delamination was repaired, and the cracks raked out and filled with a silicone compound.

And now for the solution! ...