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Old 04-06-2013, 09:02 PM
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And if you use it dont use a metal brush.....
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Old 04-18-2013, 01:21 PM
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After cleaning with a wire brush is there any lacquer or paint that I could paint te bricks?
I don't feel confortably with the aid thing and he food.....
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Old 04-18-2013, 01:32 PM
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Just sponge water over it.
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Dim,

He said And if you use it don't use a metal brush..... muratic acid doesn't play well with metal...
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Old 04-18-2013, 06:24 PM
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After cleaning with a wire brush is there any lacquer or paint that I could paint te bricks?
Other than something breathable like Thoroseal, using paint or lacquer to masonry is a death sentence. Never apply anything over masonry that keeps it from breathing.
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Old 04-18-2013, 09:30 PM
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Dim,

He said And if you use it don't use a metal brush..... muratic acid doesn't play well with metal...
Les i wasn't plan to use muratic acid, just a wire brush and water.
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Old 04-18-2013, 09:31 PM
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Other than something breathable like Thoroseal, using paint or lacquer to masonry is a death sentence. Never apply anything over masonry that keeps it from breathing.
I refer to the outer arc face only, the other part will be unpainted.
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