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approx coverage per bag of plaster please


 
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eviliangenius

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:31 am Reply with quote

morning all.
the plasterers are coming ion next week to plaster in the new exstenion i have built at home.
i have got to get the board finish wall beads and skrim tape in for them.
anybody know a rough guide to how many square meters one bag wil cover?
i can work out how much area is to be plastered and use it as a rough guiid for how many bags im gonna want.
thanks alot
ian
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roughcaster

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 4:35 pm Reply with quote

10 Sq. Mtr's per 25kg bag, at 2mm thick, but the thickness will vary.

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adam20

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 6:42 pm Reply with quote

i normally aim for 7m2 per bag as a rought guide, this normally covers any undulations in the walls.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 6:50 pm Reply with quote

And you'll always throw some away.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:56 pm Reply with quote

best to be looking at it then for it
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