1. C

    Internal Lime Plaster on North facing gable wall

    Hello Lime Plasterers! 3 years ago, we bought a flint cottage. The first job we did was repointing the whole external gable wall ( with sand and nhl 3.5 lime as we are only a couple of miles from the coast) as the mortar was cement-based instead of the original lime pointing. We stripped the...
  2. J

    Rendering over very uneven brickwork

    I have done a fair bit of internal wall plastering but never attempted any rendering until now. I have a brick outbuilding at the end of my garden and i am hoping to render all of the internal walls but the brickwork is all over the place. Every wall is different and in places you're looking at...
  3. koshiuk

    Advise on repairing old wall before tanking

    Hi, i am in the process of fitting new bathroom (and kitchen) - but discovered some damp, so i've stripped the render off the wall down to brick and treated with Anti Sulphates which really stunk!!... Now i need to repair the wall and then maybe using the Soverign k11 tanking system as heard...
  4. S

    Large plaster repair & re-skimming

    Hi I need to repair a pretty large hole in the old plaster (see picture). I have removed all loose plaster down to the masonry and need some advice on what type of plaster to use to fill the hole. The hole is about 1m by 40cm by 1.5cm deep. I am new to plastering. Should I apply a browning...