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    Aquapanel interior skim coat

    Have 180m2 ceiling over a school swimming pool to do. The contractor specified aquapanel cement boards and knauf have supplied there tape, to be applied with joint filler then there primer then this interior skim that comes already knocked up in bags. Anyone used this before what's it like? It...
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    Can't beat the sun

    God I hate the sun it can make you look a right c@nt lol. Told the agent to get some sun block for the wall lol. I'm using The Plasterers Forum Mobile App
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    Sand cement lime renderers needed

    In near future require s/c/l renderer for job in woolwich 4 meters high all scaffolded. If interested send me email on with contact details and rates and I'll get back to you.
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    Labourer price

    Hi guys some advice not used a labourer for ages as me and father in law work it together but were in need of one for a rendering job were doing what's a lab look for these days on a day work rate??
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    Thinking going ltd

    Been a sole trader for ages thinking going ltd as been offered couple contracts direct cut out middle man anyone got any advice and experiences going ltd?
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    Plasterers in Kent

    Hi guys gang of two plasterers looking for site work in kent and south london. Both time served, cscs and public liability. Years of site experience. Need some help finding some work rung around this morning and seems no one got anything starting till end of feb start of march!! Anyone know of...
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    Weber pral m over cockle shell render

    Can you put mono straight over existing render its only about 9 Sqm of cockle shell pattern render so has a good key?
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    Looking for work in Kent

    2 plasterers looking for work in around Kent. Guy we been working for just been hit for £30k as one of the firms he does work for went bust and stung him and its completely ruined him. So we have till Tuesday on this job and he aint taken anything else on cause he cant pay anyone. We looking...
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    Krend on timber frame

    Pricing a krend job on a timber frame house the guys bought all the material and he has rendalath it all. It's a fiddlly one all up in Eve's, dorma windows, and wooden beams. It's about 200sqm he been quoted 35psm supply so he bought all the gear. I'm thinking 25sqm labour or day work 200 a day...
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    Advice on mono job

    Hi advice needed, Guy i work for had a gang spray mono on concrete block and he rubbed it up in the dark. well you can imagine what it looked like so he called them back to put it right. Anyway he put a tight coat straight over it and rubbed it up. now there is shiny smooth patches and...
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    got told today by the bloke i work for me and guy work with going to do roughcast. now i aint done it before and guy i work aint done it for years and years and he was his dads boy when he did. Any tips from you guys be much appreciated.
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    plasterer Kent required

    Plasterer required in Kent email
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    How to get best finish on weber mono pral m

    Doing a mono job in chalk wondered what you guys thinks the best way of doing it? do you rule it with serated feather edge? or use the h bar only? do you use two different scratchers? Where do you guys buy these tools? Feedback gratefully received.
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    Plasterers required in south east (margate/swale/ashford and surronding areas)

    Im working for a growing company and he is being swamped with work due to his good name. Currently looking for couple more gangs ideally all rounders but has large float and set jobs come in. email him on or pm me for more information.
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    What Machine to get?

    Looking at getting a machine to pump hardwall on what do people recomend as not had one before and what price should i look to spend?
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    Where does everyone get there water butts from don't fancy buying one for £45 in local garden centre.
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    non suction float and magic cement sponge

    seen these new floats from ireland called non suction anyone used one? also seen magic cement sponges on ebay anyone used them before? Whats the finish like?
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    High Standard?

    Speaking to a guy today who im trying to get on with and he kept going on it has to be to a high standard what is everyones own opinions on what High standard is?
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    new site started yesterday using browning instead of hard wall cause its cheaper!!! its on thermalite blocks to thought thistle browning was for moderate suction blocks.
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    What peoples thought on this? been using it lately on school projects seems to hang about and no good for thick frames seems to go bubbly and tear. only way round it is caulking out first. It says on bags to keep to 2mm thickness you try keeping that tight on some subbies tacking!!! The tighter...
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    Cross grain float

    Anyone used one? what procces do you use? Whats the finish like?
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    Free plastering stuff

    whers can i find free stuff like T Shirts and tools plastering on the net signed up at for free t shirt anyone no of any other sites or trade clubs for good priced tools. Scott Beaumont Plasterer Ashford Kent.