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...Read more
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. First, we going to be more persistent when trying to talk our...Read more
Is anyone else getting thirsty? 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.
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...Read more
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