Plastering Enfield

Enfield Plasterers: If you've got some plastering that needs doing in your home in Enfield, you will be looking for an experienced and professional plasterer to do a proper job on your behalf. It doesn't matter if it is just a small patch, a complete room or your entire property, it is important that you get a good tradesman. It is not advisable to attempt plastering yourself, since it is a craft that often takes many years to master.

Even smaller home improvement jobs may call for some plastering work to be done. It might be installing coving or decorative mouldings before decorating, plastering over artex, plaster skimming a dry lined partition or plaster repair before tiling. The fact is, it might possibly be any of a number of plastering related tasks.

Plasterers Enfield

Ask to see some photos of previously completed work when evaluating potential Enfield plasterers, anyone who knows their stuff will be glad to do this and have nothing to hide. Getting stuck with a bunch of "cowboys" doing your plastering is something that you want to avoid at all costs. Shoddy plastering can cause huge problems as work progresses, and it may not even be apparent until the decorating starts.

When you start decorating the defects will start to show up. This effect will be even more emphasized when the defective surfaces are viewed in bright sunshine. You will avoid such issues by only choosing from experienced plasterers in Enfield.

The most important attribute for plastered surfaces is that they be level and smooth. A poorly plastered surface will lead to major issues with fitting skirting boards, bathroom or kitchen tiling, the installation of kitchen units and the painting of the surfaces.

Plasterer Enfield

The aim of competent Enfield plasterers is to get a perfect, polished finish straight from the trowel, and you should expect nothing less. Ceilings and walls that have been plastered by a professional, should never need sanding down. You might reasonably expect some spots that need a bit of work with sandpaper, but not to any significant extent. Be very suspicious of re-hiring plasterers who make regular use of electric sanding machines.

Plastering and Coving Enfield

In recent times, a typical reason to call in a plasterer is to cover an old artex ceiling. There are still thousands of ceilings in Enfield that are decorated with this once popular finish. Plastering over that artexed ceiling to make it look more sleek and contemporary is something that most plasterers in Enfield will gladly do. Most plasterers will also gladly put on a coat of artex if you'd like to bring back that 1970's style to your ceilings.

Pebble Dashing Enfield: Love it or hate it pebble dashing has been around for many years and used to protect and decorate the exteriors of properties in Greater London. There are tradesmen specialise in pebbledashing out there, but sometimes Enfield plasterers will gladly do this type of job for you. Pebble dashing (or pebbledashing) is a type of exterior wall covering typically consisting of two layers of a base made from sand and lime onto which small pebbles or gravel are firmly pressed to form a maintenance free, tough and attractive finish on both new and refurbished homes.

Plasterboarding Enfield (Dry Lining): Many plasterers in Enfield also offer dry lining services (plasterboarding), which are required in plenty of home improvement tasks. Dry lining is the name of the process by which plasterboard is fixed to a brick surface, a wood studding or joist or a metal framework to create a wall surface that does not need plastering. Whilst you can decorate or paint the plasterboard finish itself, usually most people elect to have the plasterboard skimmed with a fine plaster coat afterwards to give it a smoother and harder finish. As for fittings, when fixing to a metal Gypframe self-drilling, self tapping (Jack-Point screws) are used, when fixing to a brick or masonry wall "dot and dab" drywall adhesive is used and when fixing plasterboard to wood stud or joists, nails or drywall screws are used.

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A swift look on a business directory turned up the following results for "plasterers Enfield": Mark the Plasterer EN2 6TJ, S.I Painting & Decorating Ltd EN1 3HA, Build My Space Ltd EN2 6NN.

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