Plasterers Walkden

Walkden Plasterers: Whether you are needing to have your entire home in Walkden plastered, just one room re-skimmed, or only one small section of plaster repaired, you will be hunting for a competent and professional plasterer to carry out the work effectively. Unless you are very confident, plastering is not something you should attempt by yourself, mastering this skill takes years of practise.

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There are a lot of home improvement projects, even smaller ones, which end up with some plastering work having to be carried out. It may be fitting coving or decorative mouldings before decorating, re-plastering a ceiling, skimming dry lining or screeding. Actually, it could be any of a number of plastering related chores.

Plasterers Walkden

Before any work starts you need to check out potential Walkden plasterers to see if they know their stuff. Ask to see some photos or a portfolio of completed projects. This isn't the kind of work you want to be trusting to "cowboys". Inferior plastering can cause big complications as work progresses, and it may not even be apparent until the decorating starts.

The imperfections will soon show up on the newly plastered wall as soon as a coat of paint has gone onto it. Such flaws will be even more highlighted when viewed in bright sunshine. It should always be possible to locate decent plasterers in Walkden, so why pick a bad one?

Smooth and flat are the key attributes of a plastered surface, since other materials will always be applied to it. An imperfectly plastered area can cause serious issues with the fitting of kitchen units, the decorating of the surfaces, any area of tiling (bathrooms or kitchens) and the accurate fitting of architraves.

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With plastering it is preferable to get a perfect, polished finish, right from the trowel, and this is what you can usually expect from top notch Walkden plasterers. It should not ever be necessary to use electric sanders on freshly plastered ceilings and walls, just a quick rub down with a fine glasspaper before decorating. If the plastering has not been done properly, strenuous sanding may be required, and this calls the plasterers skills into question. The alarm bells should definitely start ringing if electric sanders are being used with any regularity.

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Nowadays, a typical reason to call in a plasterer is to cover an artexed ceiling. During the 1970's and 80's, artex was the "in" finish for ceilings in Walkden, currently that is not so much the case. To make your dated artex ceiling look more fresh and contemporary, most plasterers in Walkden will jump at the chance to plaster over it. If you are a bit retro in your taste, you might want to give your currently smooth ceilings a little character by actually putting on some artex.

Screeding Walkden: Many plasterers in Walkden also offer a floor screeding service, whereby a new level floor surface is formed using a sand and cement mix. Screeding is usually put on top of a concrete sub-floor to encase underfloor heating pipes, to be left as a wearing floor surface or to take on the final floor finish. A properly laid screed can considerably extend the life of the whole floor and assure its finish, quality and durability. The mixing of screed by hand is only appropriate for smaller areas, and preferably a screed pump should be used to rapidly produce a smooth, even blend of sand and cement and to transport (pump) this fine mix straight to where its needed, avoiding the use of wheelbarrows and similar paraphernalia. There are a number of different types of floor screed available in Walkden, therefore you should ask to find which is appropriate for your screeding project, you will be choosing from free-flowing screed, unbonded screed, structural screed, traditional screed, fast drying screed, bonded screed and floor levelling compound.

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A brief search on Yell for "plasterers Walkden Greater Manchester" delivered the following results: CPL Domestic Maintenance M28 3AN, J & J Plasterers M28 7EL, Karis Construction Solutions Ltd M28 3PN.

A few Walkden roads covered by Walkden plasterers: Parsonage Drive, Bowker Street, Cricketfield Lane, Mayfield Avenue, Ellerbeck Crescent, Newearth Road, Morston Close, Avon Close, Nuthatch Avenue, Oakwood Avenue, Cherrywood Close, Wichbrook Road, Chilham Road, Cartleach Grove, Cranleigh Drive, The Chanters, Aspinall Grove, Kiveton Close, Cawdor Street, South Grove, Wagtail Close, Silkhey Grove, Langdale Drive, Bellpit Close, Derwent Close, Shawbrook Avenue, Rose Acre, Kent Close, Shap Crescent, Ingles Fold.

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