Plasterers Barnstaple

Barnstaple Plasterers: Whether you are thinking about having a small section of plaster repaired, a whole room plastered or need the plastering of your entire property in Barnstaple, you will need a seasoned and professional plasterer to tackle the project for you. It is not advisable to attempt plastering yourself, since it is a craft that often takes many years to master.

When embarking on a number of home renovation tasks, you have to bear in mind the likelihood of plastering work being needed. It will perhaps be work like applying some screeding, rendering a patched up wall, plaster skimming a dry lined partition or fitting coving or mouldings before decorating. But of course, any one of numerous plastering related jobs could be necessary.

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Ask if you can see a few photos of previously accomplished work when interviewing potential Barnstaple plasterers, anybody that knows their trade will be happy to agree to this, and have nowt to hide. You do not want to get stuck with a team of "cowboys" bodging your plastering project. Serious problems can result from substandard plastering, as you will soon realise.

When a coat of paint goes on a freshly plastered wall or ceiling, you'll soon become aware of any imperfections. Uneven areas become even more highlighted in bright daylight. There are plenty of good plasterers in Barnstaple, so be sure to track down a competent one.

Level and smooth are the main attributes of plastering, since other materials or products will always be applied to it. Small cracks and dents may be easily filled later with few issues, but uneven plastering is tricky to disguise. A badly plastered surface could cause severe difficulties with any area of tiling (bathrooms or kitchens), the decorating of the surfaces, the fitting of skirting boards and the fitting of kitchen units.

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You should be expecting nothing less than a perfect, polished finish directly from the trowel. You should not need to sand down a plastered wall or ceiling apart from a quick rub down before you decorate. You may realistically expect some spots that need a bit of work with sandpaper, but not to any significant degree. If you see the orbital sanders coming out you should be very wary.

Barnstaple Plastering and Coving

While you might call on the services of a plasterer for many tasks, one common reason these days is for plastering over artexed ceilings. There are still hundreds of ceilings in Barnstaple which are decorated with this once fashionable finish. To get all your dated artex ceilings looking sleek and modern again, most Barnstaple plasterers will be happy to plaster over them. Those of you who are more retro in taste might want your artex ceilings restored and brought back to their former glory.

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Dry Lining (Plasterboarding) Barnstaple

Dry lining is quite often needed in home refurbishment projects, and you should be able to find lots of plasterers in Barnstaple who can offer this particular service. Dry lining is the procedure where plasterboard is affixed to a wooden studding, a brick surface or metal framing to form a wall surface that doesn't have to be plastered. Although in a few instances the plasterboard itself can be decorated (with a little extra preparation), an extremely fine, durable surface is generated by applying a final skim of finishing plaster. With regards to fittings, when fixing plasterboard to wood studding or joists, nails or drywall screws are used, when fixing to a metal Gypframe Jack-Point self drilling, self tapping screws are used and when attaching to a masonry or brick wall the "dot and dab" method is used. (Tags: Dry Lining Barnstaple, Dry Liners Barnstaple, Plasterboarding Barnstaple)


Artexing Barnstaple Devon

Especially popular during the 70's and 80's, artex has long been an excellent way to add a decorative finish to a ceiling, as well as to disguise cracks and uneven surfaces. While previously there were many tradesmen who did little else but artexing and artex removal, currently it's not quite so easy to track down a plasterer who'll deal with artexing. The thing that improved its attractiveness was the broad range of styles and designs it could be fashioned in, and it appeared to be the case that everyone had their preferred style, maybe it was pairs, scroll, medusa, bark, basket weave, broken leather, circle, swirl, criss-cross, hook & line or stipple. There was an artex pattern to suit, no matter what your tastes. It is of course still perfectly possible to get any one of these artex ceiling patterns done today, you will simply have to locate a craftsman (a plasterer and not a handyman) prepared to tackle it. The main pitfall with artex, and what probably triggered its drop in popularity, is that it is quite difficult to patch or repair. (Tags: Artex Removal Barnstaple, Artex Patching Barnstaple, Artexing Barnstaple, Artex Repairs Barnstaple, Artex Barnstaple)

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Latest Devon plastering projects: Mr and Mrs Curtis need a plasterer in Culmstock, Devon to dry line their bedroom, In Halwill Mr Reyansh Page needs a plasterer who can screed his living room floor, Maxim Hodgkinson in Sandford needs someone to artex his living room, Mr and Mrs Martin want a plasterer in Cornwood, Devon who can re-skim their living room, Harlow Eastwood and Naomi Johnson from Chagford, Devon want to find someone to pebble dash their house, Nia Guest from Kennford needs somebody to remove some artex, Mr Meakin was looking for a plasterer in Bere Ferrers, Devon to plaster a ceiling, Lilly-Mai Longhurst from Lapford wants to find someone who can skim some plasterboard, Juno Core in West Hill, Devon wants somebody who can plaster her lounge, In Kingsteignton, Devon Mrs Harleen Keane needs a plasterer who can dot and dab her hallway

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A few Barnstaple locations covered by Barnstaple plasterers: Charles, Chanters Hill, Church Lake, Bramble Walk, Crescent Avenue, Brookside, The Strand, Taw Meadow Crescent, Almond Court, Sunny Bank, Barleycorn Fields, Brook Court, The Square, Castle Park Road, Bickington Caravan Site, Cleave Park, Cleave Road, Birch Lane, Shirwell Road, Ceramic Terrace, Britten Drive, Alice Horwood Almshouses, The Orchards, Crosslands, Trentishoe, Berry Road, Dart Close, Beaufort Walk, Broadclose Road.

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Places near Barnstaple: Shirwell, Landkey, Goodleigh, Tawstock, Ashford, Whiddon Valley, Miles Platting, Roundswell, Swimbridge, Fremington, Lydacott, Umberleigh, Bishops Tawton, Strangeways, Sticklepath.

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