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    Board finish

    I personally felt it to be alot less denser than multi and seemed to spread a bit nicer too. Not sure if I prefer it yet though
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    Board finish

    Cheers mate. Im only use to multi. Its the 2nd time in 12 years that Iv used board to be honest.
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    Board finish

    Spreads, Was wondering if I could get some advice. I have had to form internal curves on 6 ceilings with bonding coat. I see on the bag it says not to use on dry undercoats but if I pva the bonding is it ok to use board finish over the treated bonding? As then its a low suction background? I...
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    Multi

    Cheers for the help guys. Just relieved its not just me. Think Ill pick up some board finish when I can and give that a shot. Will take some persuading with some of the builders I plaster for though. Stuck in there old ways most of the time with how they like things done :rolleyes:
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    Multi

    A few examples. The camera is making the skim look darker than what it actually so it is defining the marks more than what the actually are like. They are a bit more subtle than that but very evident in person. Like I said its like its stained the surface of the plaster. It cannot be felt or...
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    Multi

    Glad its not just me! Thought the water had just gotten thicker down here in the Devon or something ;) Its like the clean water is permanently staining the surface in places that you cant see till its all fully dry. Even when just wetting the trowel it still appears and they can look quite...
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    Multi

    Cheers for your replies. Just swear I never use to get them and its just recently started happening, but like you say, if everyone is happy then happy days. It just looks s**t. In regards to PVA, sorry for lack of info, im getting these result on boards. Haven't done much over skim this...
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    Multi

    Fellow spreads. Sorry Im a bit of a drifter on this site. I seem to write a post once every year or so haha Sorry Im not quite as commited you lot and it maybe cheeky posting a thread but have a real headache with multi finish at the moment that Im hoping that you can help me with. Iv...
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    Lime solo

    I phoned the company that supplies the stuff before putting my price in and Flexi trowels are recommended so the guru on the blower says. Which is ideal as I use medi/nelaflex II for skim anyways.
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    Lime solo

    Anyone used Lime solo one coat plaster before? Never used it before but had to price a barn conversion and the clients want this used. f**k nos why as its on board anyways. Think its just for the authentic look
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    Back in the game

    Proper job !
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    Back in the game

    Hi everyone. Im Im Chris from Totnes area in devon. Been self employed/subby once before but had to go employed in 2013 as the ball and chain wanted to get a mortage! (Spose i wanted to a little bit) Been on the property ladder now for a little over a year. I decided a few months after buying...
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    Work in Torquay, Devon

    Cheers mate
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    foilback plasterboard

    Exactly wat I thought. He keeps sayin its a north facing wall. Hes one of those builders that he thinks hes always right lol
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    Work in Torquay, Devon

    Alrite olican. Dunno y I stil cant pm. I dont do alot of krend but do all other aspects. give me a call or txt on my number mate 07568378776 if work stil goin
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