lime plastering

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    Newbie needing to sort damp in bay window - current render is mix of lime, multi as well as a bit of cement tanking

    Hi This bay window in a Victorian built terraced house has been having a few damp issues. After investigating, removing the skirtings showed multi finish skim going right down to the floor, so I've started hacking that back given that it probably was wicking moisture up (there was green in...
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    Advice for what type of plaster to use?

    Hello, I have recently purchased a 1930's property. The downstairs has been fairly recently replastered with plasterboard and then skimmed however upon further investigation of the bedrooms when we started removing wall paper the plaster had blown off the walls in a alot of places and was...
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    Advice about plastering gauge motor house

    Hello, I have recently purchased a 1930's property. The downstairs has been fairly recently replastered with plasterboard and then skimmed however upon further investigation of the bedrooms when we started removing wall paper the plaster had blown off the walls in a alot of places and was coming...
  4. SJ Miller

    lath and plaster ceiling- rip out or replaster with lime

    Newbie to the forum. Have a 1930s semidetached bungalow have taken several rooms back to brick, going to lime render, and lime skim. But not sure what to do about the ceilings. Have taken the plaster off, back to the lath, about a third of the ceiling came away with the wood chip wallpaper. And...
  5. Bauwer

    Lime based renovation render Rasolite, repairs of traditionally built properties

    This is to introduce our highly breathable lime based renovation render Rasolite. Rasolite is a high performance breathable one skim coat for buildings with sound, but ageing existing painted or plain facades, including painted renders in need of restoration. It has exceptionally good bonding...
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