napping

Plastering of garden walls in Dunboyne Co. meath. The walls were sponge finished, The wall was curved so it was decided it would look better without a capping so we used beads to get the desired affect. The front walls were quite old and in need of repair so were striped and redone with an […]

This Extension in Enfield included plasterer boarding and Skimming on interior using 55 mm insulated board on the inside of the exterior walls. The outside is finished in a sand and cement nap finish.

This 20 meter square extension was to be boarded, rendered and skimmed on the inside with some patchwork to be completed on other parts of the house, The outside was scudded, scratched, dry dashed finished with bands with a sponge finish.

We began this project by scudding the entire house in a scud coat of around 1/1 sand and cement. We then scratch coated the house with a mix of 3:1:1/2 sand/cement and lime adding water proofer as needed.  The bands on this project were a little awkward due to the windows on the new part […]