Been having a go at silicon thin coat system
Done a couple of jobs now using ewi 225 base then primer and 1.5 top coat
Not been going to bad just get the odd patch on the 225 base coat doesn't seem to rub up great any tips or advice
Also seems to pull in quite quick when I'm embedding the...
Has any 1 used ewi 225 base coat straight onto brick /block iv been told it is applied 6mm with mesh embedded just checking is 6 mm OK
Gonna top with silicon thin coat
Newer used the ewi system only used ecorend or Johnstones and they both state 10mm thick
Just seeing if any done 6mm...
Has any1 stuck foil backed plasterboard with insta stick
Got a little porch to plasterboard the outside wall has no cavity the wall has been battened so that's all good but there is a small reveal to plasterboard but don't wanna dab it with drywall adhesive as could have problems with damp...
Hi I'm doing a job using wood fibre isolair topping with baumit rk70n on the external walls
There is internal stud walls with plasterboard where they join what is the best to seal the join between the 2
Fibre tape or pavatex win tape
Hi I have some cornice I need applying
Square room 4 internal corners
Room size approximately 5mx4.3m
Cornice is from plaster ceiling rose
Traditional Victorian Plaster Coving London 150MM LPC072
Iv done the plastering and can do normal coving but not really done much fancy cornice so want it...
Has any1 used parex parlumiere clair and topped with parlumiere fin
Any advise welcome
Having to price up a job for a client I do alot of work for
Any 1 local to rugely who as used this product
What would be the rate per m2 would you think to charge labour only
Has any1 used
parex parlumiere clair
Parex parlumiere fin
What's it like to use
How thick do u apply the clair
How thick do you apply the fin
I'm gonna contact a parex rep to get some info but best to get some info of people who have used it thanks
Iv never done silicon thin coat done monochouche s&c ocr
Been told its piece of piss but never done it looks easy enough and been told its easy just after a bit of advice to start with they've gone below the damp so that needs sorting
There's no areas that have come away or need filling its just looks wank so needs to be done better then there is a bit above the lead flashing they haven't used a bead they've just tried to blend it in where the lead goes into the wall looks crap all needs a bit knocking of I think and a bead...
Been asked to sort some poor silicon thin coat out done by some1 else
Only 2 small pillars
If there is silicon thin coat on already but needs to be done again does the original need to be removed back to brick or can it be rebeaded based and meshed primed and topped with silicon render
Hi need 2 plasterers or 1 plasterer and 1 labourer
To complete a bottom of a house for me
On a day rate as there is 2 sections which is off a tower so a bit awkward probably about a weeks work if any1 interested
Just getting ear ache of them saying they should be on more money which I understand every1 wants to earn as much as possible but not worth all the agro if u don't make anything for all the effort
I have a small plastering company and I keep the lads who work for me in work all the time I get all the work I provide all materials and do all paperwork if they finish at 1 and the jobs done I still pay them the full days money what would you say is a reasonable amount of money to be...
Would you do both coats of the x32 in 1 day or do it in 2 days as for the cold weather or do you think its not to cold yet
If it was done over 2 days do you scratch the 1st coat as iv been told no but seems a bit not normal to me as normaly any base coat is scratched to receive the top coat ??
Instead of putting 2x coats of ecorend x32 with mesh embedded in the 1st coat then a primer then silicon topcoat
Could you put base coat of k11/ rend aid with mesh then top coat of x32 followed by primer and silicon top coat
I was looking at doing this as the bricks are not the best...
Drywall adhesive all the way get 2 bags mixed at a time get it on a spot and stand easyer on the back
Foam is s**t the insulated boards want to bow in the middle foam ain't got no grab
Never used pink grip to be fair but can't see it working that well