Thistle BoardFinish Plaster Installation Instructions

Our guidance below shows the recommended way to apply Thistle BoardFinish. All times stated are approximate.

Thistle BoardFinish plaster gives plasterboards a smooth, durable finish.

Installation Guidance

0 mins

  • Add approx 11.5 litres per bag of clean water to mixing bucket. Gradually add the plaster while mixing
  • Complete 1st coat (1mm thick)

20 - 40 mins

  • Complete 2nd coat, the total thickness for both coats should be a minimum of 2mm

40 - 55 mins

  • Closing in

90 mins

  • 1st trowel

100 mins

  • 2nd trowel

120 mins

  • Final trowel to a matt finish (lubricated with minimal water)

Times and processes are given as guidance. On site practice may vary. Finishing times are reduced by suction and extended by cold weather conditions.

Note: Ensure that the product is suitable for the background to which it is being applied by using the Thistle Plaster Selector Guide.