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Plastering Skills

Plastering Skills

By F. Van Den Branden, Thomas L. Hartsell

Describes plastering techniques, from mixing materials to special surface finishes.

Price: $78.00
ISBN: 9780826906571
Product Code: 0826906575
Year: 1985
Binding: Softcover     Page Count: 543
Publisher: American Technical Publishers


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.

Contents:

  • 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!