Plastering Articles

Plastering Apprenticeships - The Facts You Need to Know
Plastering Apprenticeships - The Facts You Need to Know

An apprenticeship in plastering can lead the a rewarding and successful career. Here are the facts you need to know...

  • 2nd November, 2011
A Guide to Plastering Tools
A Guide to Plastering Tools

The most basic set of plastering tools you need includes a hawk, a trowel and a float.

  • 20th November, 2008
Plastering Tips and Advice
Plastering Tips and Advice

Plaster can be a difficult material to work with - it hardens quickly, is difficult to work with once it is hard and it has to be mixed up only in the quantity needed at the time.

  • 20th November, 2008
Finding the Right Plastering Job
Finding the Right Plastering Job

If you are looking to work in the construction business, you may want to consider looking for plastering jobs or plastering vacancies.

  • 20th November, 2008
Plastering Courses
Plastering Courses

Plastering is an art form, plain and simple. As such, it's tough to go into a jobsite, even one in your own home, without at least some knowledge of what you are getting into.

  • 20th November, 2008
City and Guilds Plastering
City and Guilds Plastering

In 1876 it was realized that training for craftsmen needed to be improved and centralized. Thus, the City and Guilds of London Institute for the Advancement of Technical Education was founded and then incorporated in 1880.

  • 20th November, 2008

More Household Articles

Plumbing
Plumbing Consulting - Why it's a Good Idea

Before carrying out any plumbing repairs around the home it may be wise to seek a plumbing consulting service first.

Home Inspections
An Introduction to Home Inspections

A home inspector should provide you with a comprehensive analysis of the condition of the buildings major systems and components.

Green Real Estate
The Benefits of an Eco Friendly Home

As well as outlining the benefits, this article also covers the materials and energy saving devices associated with an eco frinedly home.

Painting
Avoid the Pitfalls of Painting

Whether you're a novice or professional, painting mishaps occur. These are usually the result of being a little careless in prepping the area by either laying down tarps or taping.

  • 30th December, 2009
  • Category: Painting
Insurance
What Is Home / Buildings Insurance? - Part I

As a home owner, you will need home / buildings insurance cover to protect you against damage to your home.

Cabinets
How To Reface Your Kitchen Cabinets

Are your kitchen cabinets looking a bit shabby? Then maybe it's time for a new look for your kitchen. If your not keen on the idea the hassle and expense of a full kitchen refit then refacing your existing cabinets could be the answer.

Painting
A Beginners Guide to Painting a Room

Before getting stuck in it's important to have a good understanding of the basics of room painting as well as the tools and materials you'll need before staring.

  • 28th February, 2013
  • Category: Painting
Plumbing
Common Fittings Used in Plumbing

Let's take a look at some of the commonly used plumbing fittings which will help you out in any plumbing emergency.

Plumbing
How to Use a Plumbing Snake

If faced with a severe plumbing blockage where a plunger won't do, then it's time to call in the plumbing snake.

Insurance
The Importance Of Home Contents Insurance

A home contents insurance policy should cover everything you would take with you if you moved home.