K.P Plastering have plasterers with experience in an extensive array of work having carried out once off residential jobs and larger industrial/commercial work.
As a residential customer, whether you require the re-skimming of a room or require expertise in a new build or renovation, our team of plasterers will provide you with an excellent and professional service. Our specialists in interior renders and finishes, our plastering craftsmen who use traditional and modern methods and our team of exterior plasterers, will bring to any home, a high quality finish. As a family run business we understand the stresses associated with the renovation of homes and the building of new homes, hence, we offer our support through consultation to provide you with the best solution. Our plasterers are available to deal with your queries through email; phone or by attending site to offer you an informed opinion on the best option for you. Our aim is to make the process as smooth as possible for our customer.
Having previously completed industrial/commercial work, we understand the needs associated with the job, and have a large team of dedicated plasterers available to take on large projects and works. We will work with key personnel to ensure the job is completed to schedule and to the highest of standards.
As interior plasterers we use both modern day materials and techniques as well as old style materials and techniques to give us the functionality to offer a broad spectrum of textures. Our plasterers have the skills to primarily carry out skimming, taping, artexing, coving & combing, lime renders and one coat finishes. This list is not conclusive and depending on your needs, other skills can be utilized. At K.P Plastering, when carrying out interior work, we understand the need, to liaise with other tradesmen working on the project, and agree to a timeframe which suits everyone involved. As always, our aim, is to make the process as seamless as possible for the customer and to provide peace of mind that the job will be carried out to the highest of standards. Exterior
In the past, exterior plastering consisted mainly of coats of sand and cement finished in a style chosen by the customer. In modern times, additional techniques have become popular when finishing the exterior of a building. The plasterers at K.P. Plastering are competent in carrying out the methods of the past and the more modern methods. Their skills include, but are not limited to the following, nap; sand & cement, wet & dry dashing, monocouche,silk plastering, exterior insulation with acrylic finish. At K.P. Plastering, we know that first impressions last, and understand that the exterior of a building sets the precedent for the interior. Our top class plasterers ensure that all exteriors have that “wow” factor and will impress all who visit your property, residential or commercial.
Skimcoat is the most popular and proving application of internal plastering in Ireland.It involves covering the whole wall and trowling until a smooth finish is achieved.
Plaster-boarding, Also known as tacking hanging or slabbing involves placing plasterboard to existing timber, metal or block walls/ceilings and finishing with taping and joint or skimming
Sand and cement is applied to block or concrete walls before application of skimcoat, Sand and cement is used for a multiple of finishes on the exterior including sponge and nap finish, There is also many sand and cement products for machine plastering.
Exterior finishes in Ireland range from a sponge or nap finish to dashing either wet or dry, There are also a range of machine finishes including sand and cement sponge , monocouche and acrylic finishes
Involves coating plasterboard joints with tape and plaster to prepare for application of paint. Artex is also used for stipple and combing
Monocouche stands for one coat and is exactly that, it comes in many colors and has become increasingly popular in recent years and is usually applied by machine.
Coving covers the corners between ceiling and walls. this usually looks best on high ceilings.Cornice is similar except usually with nicer designs and better quality materials
Acrylic finish has become popular on exteriors over the last few years it is maintenance free and comes in a range of colors
Having your house properly insulated can reduce your heating bill by a large amount as well as adding to the value or your home.
We also do small builds and renovations and have top quality tradesmen for all aspects of the trade
Summerhill Co. Meath Ireland