The Self Build Self Help Site wall structure


photo of house with plinth

Decorative elements

Decorative elements can be incorporated:
  • Quoins - usually bought as stone, they can also be built using brick.
  • Plinth - incorporate a brick or stone plinth with a render finish.
  • Band - a band of raised render can be brought around the house - an alternative to bell bead for splitting up large areas of render

Photo of brick plinth

Photo of quoins

Photo  of decorative band

Photo  of decorative band

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