Blue Board Plaster

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Blue Board Plaster

The plastering trowel with the pre-worn shape blade is ready to use. When it is used, it does not leave any scratch lines. It is fitted with a durasoft handle so that it is comfortable to hold it. The blade is pure stainless steel.

Within the building trades, plastering is one of the oldest crafts.

Skimming is the process by which a thin layer of plaster is applied to a wall or ceiling to provide a smooth surface.

To achieve the best results from your plaster you should add plaster and water in equal measurements this should be done in a clean bucket using clean water and should be mixed until the plaster is a creamy constituency.

Always turn off your mains power when plastering anywhere near any electrical socket, switch, light fitting or appliance.

Remember: 90% of plastering is having the confidence.

Artex can be plastered over quite easily with a little bit of plastering skill and DIY know-how. This article will talk you through the important point to consider when plastering over artex.

Plastering Tools include a variety of trowels, stainless steel trowels, bucket trowels, plasterers buckets, tool bags, mixing paddles, power mixers and many more.

Plastering is 100% about following a set recipe and set of techniques and you should follow them to the letter.

Plastering cannot be improvised. You should not try and improve or simplify the processes of plastering demonstrated in your plastering course (at least until you are a true master of the trade).

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