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    Lime ashlar stucco

    Cracking job
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    Lime based renovation render Rasolite, repairs of traditionally built properties

    How can you put a breathable coating over a none breathable sub strate .? Why would you do that ? It’s pointless ! Do not waste your money. I can not understand why these companies make such products. When using lime you Do Not use any additives - Nothing ?
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    Lime Plasterer

    Sorry to busy now
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    Lime Plasterer

    Where about are you in the north west ? Paul Midland Plastering ltd Stoke-On-Trent
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    Good skills

    Sorry we are in stoke
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    Good skills

    Where are you based ?
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    Lime plaster over plasterboard?

    I agree with pftmonojetman
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    Insitu cornice in lime mortar & casting plaster

    Very nice work top professional
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    Drying time

    For every millimetre of screed it's one day dry time , so for 65mm = 65 days But as you know if you are careful you can walk on it the next day
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    Whats the best company to buy Polished plaster from?

    Hi I would recommend marcopolodecor. Very good material
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    Help!

    I agree with Danny and topspread
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    250m2 coffer ceiling complete

    Hi Dropsalot thanks very much for your comment it's appreciated
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    250m2 coffer ceiling complete

    thanks for all your comments
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    250m2 coffer ceiling complete

    Cheers bopper cheers Djr
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    250m2 coffer ceiling complete

    here are a few pic showing the completed ceiling, its the Belvedere ceiling at Chatsworth House Not one angle bead was used. Midland Plastering ltd 07721609494
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    Straw bale eco build

    Nice job Chris
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    250m2 coffer ceiling all free hand in lath and lime

    Thanks for your comments. Cheers
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    250m2 coffer ceiling all free hand in lath and lime

    Flynnyman Hi What I meant about free hand there will be no staff beads or angle beads We worked it out that it would take 2 joiners about three weeks to fix the timber staff beads so we formed the angles with the float coat and then skimmed them. I will post some more pics of finished areas
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    250m2 coffer ceiling all free hand in lath and lime

    Thanks for all your comments cheers
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    250m2 coffer ceiling all free hand in lath and lime

    here are a few pics of our latest project - its a grade one listed house in the north midlands we have used 12,200ft of lath, 48000 stainless steels fixings, 16 tonnes of haired lime backing coat and we will use 2.5 tonne of lime putty its all free hand and we are about 65% complete...
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    Lime botch job?

    Cheers Marshy - Wow that's is terrible work - unbelievable,that is not the work of a plasterer
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    Looking for lime plastering experience

    Hi if you are not sorted email me at. northstaffsplastering@btconnect.com
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    Any lime plasterers in Derbyshire looking for work ?

    Hi senlar. Yes that would be great I will send you the details Cheers
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    Any lime plasterers in Derbyshire looking for work ?

    i am looking for a couple of plasterers who have a good back ground in lime plastering It's a prestigious job good continuity straight forward work
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    working on a jacobean house in cheshire

    Yes you stick your neck out if you advise on specification, it's always best to do as asked. There again I had a job in the other day to price and it said " haired gypsum rough coat" ffs lol That time I did say something.
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    working on a jacobean house in cheshire

    Hi, lime plasterer no we didn't use the mesh and it came out fine,client is chuffed , it was all over 15mm thick and we gave it plenty of time between coats. We always use the mesh on external render though. We have also done a lot of lime hemp on wood woolboards with no, mesh no cracking...
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    Lime render advise please.

    Yeh one thousand years ago lol. I wasn't slateing them just wondered what he is using and where. I am interested that's all, working on the basis if it aint broke don't mend it. We are talking about a product that was used on the coliseum ( and before) and ever since, can you think of a system...
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    Lime render advise please.

    What job are you working on orangemachineman? Put some photos up lets have a look at the new way
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    Lime render advise please.

    And don't forget to use gloves and eye protection. I agree with senlar and vfr12
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    Lime plastering newby - advice please

    Top advice. eye protection eye protection Have a eye wash station on each floor Gloves always use gloves
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    New to trade

    Good luck mate
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    Mr limeplasterer Put some picks on of the barn you are working on
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    Tell you what Mr expert have a look at his video for Venetian plaster lol lol he can't use his own product. Read your batsford or your milliar, you really don't want a really hard lime on a ceiling or stud, it's good advice ( you can take it or you can leave it) we have recently done 500m2 of...
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    Hope it helps - it went a bit off course lol
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    If you want to increase the setting time use pozzolanic additives
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    Any one reading this chat please never use NHL 5 on a lath ceiling or stud it will look like crazy paving in about two days
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    Lime Mortar & SP +

    Slaked is the correct word not slacked
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