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    Beading hell!

    Why be a member, if your just here to criticise!
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    Beading hell!

    Much appreciated fellas
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    Beading hell!

    clearly you don’t know jack s**t, what a knob f**k off
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    Beading hell!

    do u know answer ???
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    Beading hell!

    Yeah a lot of sand a cement, but obvs don’t use beads under soffit. thin coat system different so wasn’t sure. Just out of interest are u actually a plasterer or just a dick
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    Beading hell!

    Hi guys, I’m doing a thin coat silicone system. Wasn’t sure if I should stop bead under soffit, as is all over the place, or should I just drop 10mm and level through that way ? Also do you you tend to stop bead round everything, how about going into a flashing for example, or quoins ? Ok...
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    Krend on painted render questions

    Would you bother with acrylic primer first ? Or straight into painted walls? Thanks
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    K-rend TC-15

    It was just the pricing I was mainly interested in !
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    K-rend TC-15

    Hi guys, where’s cheapest to get TC15 and what u lot pay for 25kg tub, also what do you find best undercoat ? I’ve been using Weber laq, what you use and how much a bag. thanks in advance
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    Choice of Acrylic?

    Hi all, I’ve been using Weberplast and k-rend acrylic top coats which are fine. But it’s expensive, any cheaper products that are just as good? If not where’s cheapest place to buy the Weber or k-rend ? Why I’m at it,I usually use lac for backing coat, again any cheaper version, and what u lot...
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    Thanks guys sounds like should be fine
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    I know I sho I know I should get right colour I’m asking if using white on magnolia background will show ? If I can get away with perfect as haven’t got local stockist for beads and I have white on site !
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    Take it @Rigsby is the oracle lol
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    I guess what I mean will you see the white beads when finished ?
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    I got white beads left over from last job, just wanted to know if using them would be a problem, jobs on a tight budget !
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    Using white beads with different colour top coat

    Hi Guys, I’m doing an magnolia coloured Acrylic render for a customer. My issue is that I have white beads, would this be a problem. I’m thinking should be covered by the acrylic top coat so colour shouldn’t show. What you think? Thanks
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    Scratch Coat

    Hi, I’m doing some 3 coat lime work. Should I leave the first coat to dry completely to advoid cracks on other coats, then just wet down before putting mid coat on ? Or put mid coat whilst first coat still has some moisture in, it so when? Thanks in advance
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    Using masonry paint as primer?

    Need to prime big area , so is it poss with paint or do I need primer thanks
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    Using masonry paint as primer?

    Hi guys, Can I put a masonry paint on Weber laq as primer for acrylic topcoat, if so what type of paint. Thanks
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    Pebble dash on render board

    hi people, I've got a customer with Timber framed extension with aqua panel on! Wants pebble dashed to match the house, surely this will crack. Should I tape joint or lay a coat of rend aid on with mesh first , will that help, all suggestions welcome. Thanks
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    Pebble Dash

    Hi, should i use angle beads for pebble dashing. If not how do i form corners. Thanks
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    Going Rate For K-Rend

    the job is a mix of old brickwork and new blockwork, some of the brickwork has been previously painted. Its fairly straight forward work other that.
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    Going Rate For K-Rend

    Well its a mixture some on block some on brick some on painted so need to mesh i guess. Nightmare think ive under priced oops. do u think for 35 a metre im better of leaving it? could i maybe put a scratch coat of render on, then top coat with k rend to keep material price down?
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    Going Rate For K-Rend

    that comment was in reply to beddy sarky comment, as for price i guessed about 35 a metre now i got job could be a bit tight. wheres the cheapest place to buy k rend? thanks
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    Going Rate For K-Rend

    your really funny aren't u
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    Rock bottom prices!

    That takes the piss people working for that are screwing the game up, your right can do a hundred metres a day for a bit, but f that. Other professions they have standard rates in our game everyone is undercutting everyone else. get what u pay i think.
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    Going Rate For K-Rend

    Hi, done some k-rend work for another spread in the past but dont know how to price, theres about 100 metres. Does anyone know the rate incl materials, do i include doors windows as meterage? Thanks
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    Slurry Dash

    Doing a slurry dash job, does it matter if scratch coat is totally dry before slurry, also backing coat is 4 to 1 i was going to do top coat 5:1:1 plus bucket of stones does that sound about right. cheers
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    Stop render sticking to timber

    Hello people, whats best to stop render sticking to timber guides, like a release agent. i heard grease works? No sarky comments please!
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    Stapleing beads

    lol love your sarcasem funny
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    SDS hilti te2 drill

    trouble they cost the earth thats if u can fin one
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    A GUIDE TO QUOIN STONES

    Brilliant Guide, Thanks one question where do i get french feather edge rule
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    How to coin

    yes mate, its getting the chamfered edge im not sure about?
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    How to coin

    Hello People, I've got aload of coining to do, never done before. Anyone know the best way to set out and what special tools to use for the angleded edges. I thought maybe a float with a 45 degree piece of wood stuck on? god knows. Anyway any help would be appreciated on this one. Cheers Dean
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