This text describes construction techniques, from mixing materials to special surface finishes. solutions to common plastering problems, such as cracking and dryout, are given. The how-to chapter on ornamental plastering interests both journeyman and apprentices.
- Plastering as a Trade
- Tools of the Plastering Trade
- Materials of the Plastering Trade
- Mixing Materials
- Lathing & Plastering Bases
- Applying Plaster
- Base and Finish Coats
- Special Finishes
- Ornamental Plaster
- Plastering Problems
If you're looking for a book to improve your plastering skills, this is the book for you!