Plastering for the Non-professional

Plaster provides an inexpensive surface covering for interior walls, but is easily damaged, especially on corners and angles, and cracks easily if there is any movement in the house structure. It is also affected by damp, which can cause the plaster to crumble away from the masonry behind. Patching cracks Small cracks in plaster can … Read more

Tools For The Decoration And Maintenance Of Your Walls

The main work done to walls is: painting, wallpapering, tiling or perhaps minor repairs of plaster-work. The tools for these would be: Painting A series of suitable brushes and, of course, supplies of brush-cleaning material. For rubbing down the surfaces in preparation for painting you will need sandpaper. A useful tool for this is the … Read more