1. D

    Hardwall or Sand/Cement

    Hello guys, I’m decorating my kitchen extension and prepping it for plastering. I have areas that are what it used to be an outside wall with render that are now internal wall and some dot and dabbed. I now need to fill the gaps between render and dnb that are exposed i.e.: solid brick and...
  2. B

    What to use to level out bowed wall..hardwall?

    I have a solid exterior wall (non cavity) upstairs in Victorian property, not ground floor. It is bowed floor to ceiling and start to end with window in between. It is rendered on the outside. I have been advised NOT to use browning or bonding as this attracts moisture. Wall was already multi...
  3. S

    9inch solid walls

    Hi all Little bit of advice required. 9 inch solid external facing wall /walls House built in 1935, no evidence of damp or moisture on the brickwork. Obvs as you can see in image the old sand cement render just fell off as I was stripping the old paper. Anything that did stay put quickly...
  4. G

    Looking for a plasterer in Swindon

    Hi I am looking for a plasterer in Swindon to come and take a look at a property I recently purchased. I had a double story extension done and have gone back to brick throughout the house. We would like the blockwork hard-walled and the new stud walls/ceilings skimmed. Any help would be greatly...
  5. bikerchick95

    What plaster do I buy for this?

    I just moved into a house that was built in the 1960s and one of the rooms has messed up plaster on it so i want it removed and new stuff on the bricks are red on the outside of the house. I think they are clay but idk. What surface do you think I will find once the plaster is knocked off and...
  6. Spreadinator

    Plastering a fire place

    hello all I had a call from a woman wanting me to quote for re plastering her fire place.she is having a wood burner fitted. she also wants the inside of the fire place plastered to a smooth finish. Boarding with fire board isn't an option as the space is very limited and dabbing boards on...