A pan mixer is the best for mixing screed as it does not ball up if left to mix for too long. 4 and 1 is weak mix usually 3 and 1.
grab a hand full of the mixed screed if it can be squeezed into a ball then the water content is correct.
Tell the surveyor that you only carry out quality work not a botched job that he wants.
You are putting your name on the line as the only thing that will be remembered is that you carried out the work.
The material that was supplied by Mike Wye was a base coat that had its own finish coat, not lime putty.
It is a 2 man job. we applied the base coat 1 metre wide then mesh the full length on the ceiling in one go.
push the mesh into the base coat then scratch. leave for a few days to dry as...
We have plastered on wood wool boards on ceilings on a large hotel refurb.
We purchased a foreign lime from Mike Wye. on his advice.
Boards are fixed with plastic mushrooms.
Base coat with full Krend mesh .
Base coat scraped tight , then scratched. The same as EWI.
Leave at least 2 days to...
A London external decoration co. recently carried out a spray over stone dash in our village. They sprayed the stone dash with rend aid to stabilise all the stones. Then sprayed an external paint . The finish looks good.
A couple of ideas, if your wife likes gardening. Floriade world gardening exhibition is on this year. it is only on every once every 10 years. this time it is at Almere, nr Amsterdam.
As you have never been to London, loads to see and do. have a long weekend in a hotel .
To task light a wall properly.
one light at each end shining along the wall. one light in the middle of the wall shining straight on. all lights must be 110v. as 240v can not be used on a building site in uk.
then show us the photos.
if you just shine a light across a sheet of glass it will...