From the planning, through to completion of plastering work, Charing Plastering & Flooring offer the highest level of assistance and service. We offer a free consultation where necessary, and will communicate with you the expected timescale and pricing before we commence. Our emphasis is always on the quality of workmanship which is verified by the great reviews and customer feedback we receive.
Re-skimming is re-plastering your old walls by applying PVA/ a bonding agent to walls followed by 2 thin coats of multi finish. This makes old tired walls look fresh and smooth ready for painting or wallpapering.
Cement rendering is the application of a premixed layer of sand and cement to brick, cement, stone or mud brick. It is often textured, coloured or painted after application. It is generally used on exterior walls but can be used to feature an interior wall. We provide sand and cement render services both small and large from small repair patches to entire houses.
Floor screed is the process of applying and levelling out a mixture of sand and cement material to form a sturdy floor that is capable of taking on the final floor finish or act as a final wearing surface. At Charing Plastering and Flooring we have extensive experience with floor screeding and our team are experts. We cover all types of original flooring and are able to work with underfloor heating.
Rough casting is a coarse plaster surface used on outside walls made of sand, cement and stones. It has a similar texture to pebbledash except a rough casted finish needs to be painted.
Pebbledash is a coarse plaster surface used on outside walls that consists of lime and sometimes cement mixed with sand, small gravel, and often pebbles or shells. Pebbledash was very popular in the 1930’s as it is a decorative yet hardwearing finish. As with cement render we are able to provide both repair and new work with pebble dashing, from small patches to entire houses.
Plaster boarding is the surface that multi finish plaster can be applied to. We are able to apply plasterboard to existing brickwork, known as a method called ‘dot and dabbing’, or make rooms in houses from bare framework. Along with plaster boarding we are able to insulate rooms and houses to give you the best sound control and thermal qualities.
Lime and hair is a very old and traditional method of plastering. It is usually now only used on old buildings. Not many plasterers are still able to plaster using lime but Charing Plastering and Flooring have many years of experience working with it and repairing old cherished buildings trying to keep their original look.
Venetian Marble Polished Plaster is a product consisting of a mixture of lime and marble dust. When applied with specialist tools it can be used to create a highly polished, rock hard marble finish. It is extremely durable and waterproof so it can be used for ceilings, walls, wet rooms and floors. Venetian Marble Polished Plaster is a specialist decorative finish which has an extensive range of textures and colours. Each wall, ceiling or floor of Venetian Marble Polished Plaster is a luxurious, bespoke masterpiece. Due to the range of colours, textures and sheens, you are able to create your own unique designs. Charing plastering uses only the finest materials all manufactured in Vincenza Italy.
K Rend is a cement based render with a scraped textured finish. It incorporates silicone water repellents as an integral part of the render system. This silicone technology imparts a high degree of water repellency to the render surface whilst allowing water vapour to pass through the render allowing the substrate to breathe. It comes with a large range of colour options.
he Thin Coat Render System has not only a contemporary look but incredible benefits. It is a silicone based render system which means the water repellent surface ensures a freshly rendered appearance for a prolonged period which makes it very low maintenance. It allows the structure to breath and has a natural looking finish. The render comes in an extensive range of colours and doesn't need to be painted.