Plasterers Godalming

Godalming Plasterers: You should be looking for a competent and professional plasterer whenever you need some rendering or plastering doing on your home in Godalming. Whether the job is small or large should not matter, this is not a task for novices. Perfecting the art of plastering can take many years of practise, so it isn't a job you can do yourself unless you are really confident in what you're doing.

Quite a few home improvement projects will require some plastering work to be done, even modest jobs. It could be rendering a brick wall, applying some screeding, skimming dry lining or fitting coving or cornices before decorating. In actual fact, it could possibly be any of a multitude of plastering related tasks.

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There are various ways to find out if prospective Godalming plasterers know their stuff, one way is to ask for a portfolio of previous jobs. This is not the sort of work you want to be giving to "cowboys". Though it may not always be immediately obvious, inferior plastering can cause big problems later on.

It's when the painting and decorating starts that any defects become blindingly obvious. Uneven surfaces become even more accentuated in bright sunlight. It really is a no brainer that you should avoid poor tradesmen, and choose only from competent plasterers in Godalming.

Being smooth and level is the most crucial attribute for plastered surfaces, because they are just a base onto which other materials are applied. An imperfectly plastered surface will cause severe problems with the installation of kitchen units, the tiling of wall surfaces, the fitting of skirtings and the painting and decorating of the surfaces.

Plasterer Godalming

The main thing that you can expect from top notch Godalming plasterers is a polished finish, right from the trowel. A quick rub down before decorating is all that a plastered ceiling or wall should need, it should never need to be sanded. You might reasonably anticipate some spots that need a bit of work with sandpaper, but not to any great extent. Be very wary of re-hiring plasterers who make use of electric sanding machines.

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Covering up an artex ceiling, is among a plasterers most frequently requested tasks in recent times. There are still hundreds of ceilings in Godalming that are decorated with this once popular finish. To make your artexed ceiling look more sleek and contemporary, most plasterers in Godalming will gladly plaster over it. 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 Godalming: Some folks love it and some folks hate it but pebbledashing has been used for many years to protect and decorate the outside of properties in Surrey. There are pebble dashing specialists around, but sometimes Godalming plasterers will do this sort of job for you. Pebbledashing (or pebble dashing) is a form of exterior wall coating that generally consists of 2 layers of a base made of lime and sand into which small gravel, pebbles or shells are firmly pressed to create a strong, attractive and maintenance free finish on both new and refurbished houses.

Dry Lining Godalming: Several plasterers in Godalming also offer dry lining services, which will be required in a lot of home improvements. Dry lining is the process where plasterboard is mounted on a masonry or brickwork surface, a wood studding or metal framing to produce a wall surface that doesn't need plastering. While you could paint or decorate the plasterboard finish itself, usually most people elect to have the plasterboard skimmed with a thin layer of plaster afterwards to give it a smoother and harder finish. As for fittings, when fixing to a brick or masonry wall the "dot and dab" method is used, when fixing plasterboard to wooden joists or studding, nails or drywall screws are used and when fixing to a metal Gypframe Jack-Point self drilling, self tapping screws are used. (Tags: Plasterboarding Godalming, Dry Liners Godalming, Dry Lining Godalming)

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A recent search on a business directory for "plasterers Godalming" highlighted these results: GH Price Plastering Ltd GU7 2LA, C J Broad Plastering Contractors GU7 3JH, The Good Plastering Co GU7 1UX.

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A few Godalming streets covered by Godalming plasterers: St Johns Street, The Common, Bannister Close, Silo Road, Sandy Lane, Allingham Court, Dean Road, Crownpits Lane, Seale Road, Chichester Close, Summers Lane, Dormers Close, Busdens Close, Swallow Close, Charterhouse Road, The Cedars, Coppice Place, Amberley Road, The Horseshoe, Silver Birches Way, Anstead, St Marys Mill, Beacon View Road, The Oval, The Drive, Davies Close, The Hydons, Station Approach.

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