Plaster of Paris is found in most hardware stores. It comes in packages up to 25 pounds and as small as two pounds. Check with your local hardware store for prices. If you are… going to make molds, be sure to inform your hardware store that you do NOT want plastering compound. This product comes premade in plastic buckets and is for the purpose of finishing drywall..
What you want is Plaster of Paris so insist on it. (MORE)
Get a mould and plaster. Pour water into the plaster and mix. Pour the plaster into the mould and wait for it to dry. Once it is dry carefully take the plaster out of the moul…d and paint. Note:To get air bubbles out of the wet plaster, gently hit the mould. (MORE)
Depending on the walls substrate. ie. is it dry wall plastering (chalk board, fibre cement) or is it solid plastering (ie. cement rendering). Dry wall plastering consists of 2… separate areas they can be defined as; fixing (hanging the board), and setting (filling the joins with mud). For your typical dry wall plastering over chalk board, you'll need; FIXING Products; 1. Glue 2. Screws or nails Tools; 1. Razor knife 2. Measuring tape 3. Pencil 4. glue knife 5. power drill/hammer SETTING Products; 1. joint tape (either paper tape, or fibreglass) 2. base coat (this comes in different timed mixes (ie. different drying time) 3. top coat (this is your finished product that will need sanded) Tools; 1. Hawk 2. Plastering knives/paddles 3. fine sanding block/paper (P180+ grain) For solid plastering you'll need; Products; 1. Acrylic render pre mix bags of render or sand and cement Tools; 1. Hawk 2. Plasterers Trowel 3. Renderers float 4. Sponge 5. Mixing drill (MORE)
After a brick wall has been erected it is required to finish it well. So , a mixture of cement( usually portland) , water and fine sand is applied in required consistency.… However , paints do not hold fast on them, so a layer of thin white cement(called PUTTY in INDIA),is also applied. Putty cannot be applied directly on brick walls. (MORE)
Before the invention of dry wall (some call it plaster board or gypsum board), walls and ceilings were slathered with plaster of Paris over lathe board (small, thin slats of w…ood that were nailed to the studs). This was smoothed out or in the case of some ceilings, sculpted into decorative shapes. Sometimes, crown molding was even sculpted directly on the walls with plaster. So, a plastered cieling is just that--a ceiling that has been plastered. It is a work intensive craft, and requires a high degree of skill and training to do. (MORE)
Yes, plaster is a noun, a common noun. Plaster is also a verb (plaster, plasters, plastering, plastered). Example uses: Noun: The plaster in the hall is cracked. Verb: We'll …have to call someone to plaster those cracks.(MORE)