Recent content by Lox

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    Advice on External Rendering

    Jim am in Sheffield and can offer any advice you need ! I would always say use a modern render for many reasons but can advise on both
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    Advice on External Rendering

    It’s his own house ! Best place to learn
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    Advice on External Rendering

    Going standard s/c is your call Scratch coat 3/4 to 1 with waterproofer /plasterciser Top coat must be weaker then scratch and would again use w/p in mix
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    Spraying conventional sand and cement with putzmeister sp11.

    You wanting to spray s/c ? Better spraying a bagged ocr
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    Repairing a concrete window soffit

    Don’t be scared of this mate nothing hard about it ! I would render carrier board over steel ! Poly base over that filling out the edge ! Then use a good cement base coat to form the detail bull nose angle tool and rest with a straight edge
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    Rendering, plastering

    A mistake plastering easy fix no cost ! A mistake with render big cost Plastering tools £1000 your setup rendering £10,000 your set up Plastering weather has no effect rendering weather is everything ? That’s the difference
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    Hi mate for me a miss is a un scratched area with totally different texture ! Your recent update photos show them pic 2 , The issue I see on your original photo is rubbing back to first coat and over rubbing
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    Not misses mate
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    Rubbed back to first pass
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    You think their misses Jon ? They have a scratch in them? I would say it's rubbed thin in areas causing it to be lighter
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    Jon looks like ghosts to me
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    Patchy parex needs painting?

    Paint will even the colour but not the texture you will see the patches still ! Poor application is the issue needs doing again
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    1930s 2 brick/no cavity external render?

    No South Yorkshire . Why you so secretive
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    K rend overcoating silicone dash

    Hi mate my first point is it’s always best going back to substrate if you can If you can’t it’s possible to go over with the correct products I would avoid k rend and go Parex speak to them and they will send a rep to advise you and it’s a free service
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    1930s 2 brick/no cavity external render?

    What’s your company name mate I must know you turning that m2 over !