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Posted by Claire Stow, on
What is the difference tween rendering and skimming in plastering. I need a bedroom ceiling addressed and kitchen walls ( in an tenement flat in central Edinburgh )
Rafal Kaczynski

Rafal Kaczynski

Hi Claire Render is a plaster which is applied on a brick, skimming is typically called Multifinish and is final coat to smooth a walls Best regards Rafal
Gary Branch

Gary Branch

Hi Claire the difference is rendering is backing plaster on to brick or block work & goes on about 10 / 15 mm .skimming is plaster onto plasterboard And goes on about 3 mm thick . G. Branch plastering

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