you can put a floating coat of lime morter over scratch if you require staight walls most important thing let each coat cure properly
it is a very physical material to apply,
it is a very physical material to apply, very painful in your eyes ,needs to be mixed for at least 30 min in mixer for best results gently adding water depending on how fresh your material is
:RpS_laugh: What trowel you using atm?
add some water about 1/4 bucket to start small mixer about half to 3/4 in big mixerDo you mix it up dry before adding any water?
for more smoother finish can get fine hemp or you can finish with lime putty more rustic look medium hemp ,you can trowel again days after then you will get a smoother closer finishWhat mix would you use for finishing coat?
no scatch coat of hemp is the same principals has lime mortar no cement as this wii not let your wall breath, no im not mr ireland although he will be very helpful to you ,am self employed and hired in by ty mawr for lime and hemp mortar courses ,they will give you as much help as they can .last big job i done went right through all rooms just scratching in hemp mortar took about a month .then went back around following same route for finishing coat