Plasterers Telford

Telford Plasterers: You should be looking for a qualified and professional plasterer whenever you need some plastering or rendering doing on your property in Telford. Whether the job is big or small shouldn't matter, this is not an activity for novices. It is not advisable to attempt plastering yourself, since it is a craft that takes many years to master.

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There are a lot of home improvement projects, even smaller ones, which end up with some plastering work needing to be done. It could be applying some screeding, rendering a brick wall, plaster skimming a dry lined partition or fitting cornices or coving before decorating. In fact, it might possibly be any of dozens of plastering related tasks.

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There are several ways to find out if potential Telford plasterers know their stuff, one way is to ask for a portfolio of past jobs. Getting saddled with a bunch of "cowboys" doing your plastering is a scenario that you want to avoid no matter what. You'll soon come to realise the many complications that can arise as a result of shoddy plastering.

It is when the painting and decorating starts that any defects become blindingly obvious. When viewed in bright sunlight, even more imperfections will show up on any uneven surfaces. There are plenty of good plasterers in Telford, so be sure to pick a decent one.

Being simply a base onto which other materials are applied, means that plastered surfaces must be smooth and flat above all else. An irregular plastered area may cause major difficulties with the painting and wallpapering of the surfaces, the tiling of wall surfaces, the installation of kitchen units and the accurate fitting or skirting boards.

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The aim of competent Telford plasterers is to get a perfect, polished finish right from the trowel, and you should expect nothing less. 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 little attention with sandpaper, but not to any great extent. You should be very suspicious if you see the power sanders coming out or their boxes.

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Plasterers perform many tasks but among the most commonplace these days, is plastering over artex ceilings. The "in" finish for ceilings throughout the 1970's and 1980's, artex is not so fashionable in Telford today. So as to get your ceilings looking fresh and contemporary once more, your Telford plasterer will be more than happy to cover them up with a smooth new finish. Most plasterers will also be glad to put on a coat of artex if you'd like to bring back that old style to your ceilings.

Screeding Telford: A number of plasterers in Shropshire also offer screeding services, whereby a smooth, level floor surface is created using a cement mix. Screeding is usually applied over a concrete sub-floor to cover underfloor heating pipes, to receive an appropriate floor finish (such as carpet, floor boards or tiles) or to be left as a wearing floor surface. A correctly laid screed can significantly increase the lifespan of the whole floor and establish its quality, durability and finish. Hand mixing screed should only be used where small areas are involved, in all other cases a proper screed pump should be used to speedily produce a smooth, even blend of sand, cement and water and to pump this perfect mix directly to where its needed, avoiding the need for paraphernalia like wheelbarrows and such like. (Tags: Screeders Telford, Screeding Telford, Floor Screeding Telford)

Dry Lining Telford (Plasterboarding): Many plasterers in Telford also offer dry lining services (plasterboarding), which will be needed in a lot of home improvements. Dry lining is the name of the process by which plasterboard is affixed to a brickwork surface, a wood studding or joist or metal Gypframe to form a wall surface that doesn't have to be plastered. While you can decorate the plasterboard surface itself, usually most folks opt to get the plasterboard skimmed with a fine coat of plaster to give it a harder and smoother finish. As for fittings, when fixing to a brickwork or masonry wall "dot and dab" adhesive is used, when fixing plasterboard to timber studding or joists, nails or drywall screws are used and when fixing to a metal framework Jack-Point self drilling, self tapping screws are used.

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A few Telford locations covered by Telford plasterers: Bridgwater Close, Bostock Close, Brandlee, Southwater, Brecknock Court, Bridge Bank, Anstice Road, Spencer Drive, Barnfield Court, Colemere Drive, Saltwells Drive, Coppice Close, Ashley Court, Ashfields, Barnetts Leasows, Stokesay Link, Shelley Drive, Albert Villas, The Shires, Duke Street, Buckingham Crescent, Aragorn Way, School Street, Church Close, Clowes Drive, Church Walk, St Helens Close, Thirlmere Grove.

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