It’s Plaster, Baby!

DSC00002 We originally worked on this home over a quarter of a century ago.  For the exterior we used stucco with a smooth "lumpy bumpy" (yes, that's what we call it) finish that was painted.  For the interior we used gypsum plaster with a lime plaster sand...
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New Year’s Resolution…

We all make New Year's resolutions with the best of intentions of actually keeping them...but this year we mean it, really! And we're not going to be making just our personal resolutions, oh no...this year we mean Business. Lily-Tomlin-1         First, we going to be more persistent when trying to talk our...
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Plasterers Arms

Is anyone else getting thirsty? PlasterersArms Over in the United Kingdom there are several Pubs named for Plasterers.  The "Arms" in the names of these establishments referred to the heraldic coats of arms. 8.14 Operative Plasterers coat of arms   Read more

Since you asked…

We received a very nice email from David Winchester with NAPL - Home of Professional Plasterers in the United Kingdom.  David sent us the following note: 'I need to send you this comment that I received from a friend of mine who viewed the blog about yourself.  "Hi Dave, just read this post, wow what a...
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Roy Jenkins Pool Renovation

Roy Jenkins Pool In Tampa, Florida we were fortunate to work on a very unique structure.  An above ground swimming pool built in the 1928 at a cost of $75,000.  The pool which had to be closed in 2008 was in desperate need of repair and re-configuration to serve the residents of Davis Island. Read more