Plastering is ideal for use on interior walls and ceilings, whether it’s to repair cracks or to apply a new render that will be painted.
Some people will choose to take the DIY approach to plastering, especially if its a smaller job. If you decide to do this then it’s important to to know the rules of a good plastering job as covered below. Failure to adhere to these rules can result in a lot of wasted time and frustration, not to mention money.
Rendering is the process of applying mortar to the exterior walls of a property. The advantage to rendering your property is that it allows you to select from many different styles and finishes that cannot be achieved otherwise. This can be done without any structural work being done to the property which makes it a very cost-effective way of beautifying your home.
Damp is one of the most common problems that affects properties – both commercial and residential. Not only is it damaging to the structure of a building but it can also negatively affect your health. Damp proofing is a process that involves treating the walls of a property to prevent damp and its associated problems. Knowing the cause of the damp is essential to treating it properly so proper diagnosis by a professional is recommended.