Thistle Finishing Plaster Installation Instructions
Our guidance below shows the recommended way to apply Thistle Finishing Plaster. All times stated are approximate.
Get an excellent finish on repairs to most backgrounds with Thistle Finishing Plaster.
- Add approx. 5.7 litres of clean water per 12.5kg bag to mixing bucket. Gradually add the plaster while mixing
- Complete 1st coat (1mm thick)
20 - 45 mins
- Complete 2nd coat, the total thickness for both coats should be a minimum of 2mm
45 - 60 mins
- Closing in
- 1st trowel
- 2nd trowel
- 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 are 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.