The Basics of Chimney Repairs Where to start with chimneys? Probably from the top: A chimney is not just an extended window. A chimney, shockingly, is a mechanism for engendering airflow to fuel combustion. Hot air from a fire in a fireplace ascends through the column of a chimney, creating a draft that drags more
Plasterwork: Tools, Materials, and Methods of Plastering Plasterwork is essentially the construction or beautification done with plaster. Common examples are the layers of plaster on an interior or exterior wall structure or plaster decorative moldings on ceilings or walls that are found in buildings all around us. This is also referred to as pargeting. The
How to Do Some Basic Drywall Repairs Drywall is quite simple to install and uncomplicated to repair. However, it is also easy to get it wrong and leave a lumpy mess that will ruin the collective feel and aesthetics of the room. First things first, repairing drywall requires at least three or four thin layers/coats
Basic Stucco Repairs Popularly recognized for its versatile look, ready accessibility, and sturdiness, Portland cement plaster, also known as Stucco, remains a common finish for countless buildings, from commercial to residential. However, every exterior plaster does not necessarily have to be stucco. Stucco is a particular type of exterior plaster. Products known as "exterior plaster"