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Compare quotes for plastering and rendering work with Top Tradespeople throughout the UKFinding local plastering services and professionals specialising in rendering and plastering is never easy. That's where Top Tradespeople comes in.

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To find plastering contractors for a range of services such as plasterboarding, tyrolean surfacing, pebbledashing, plastering repairs, rendering and artex removal and replastering, describe projects and we look for quotes from local people in our UK wide network.

Getting And Comparing Plastering Quotes

Simply post your jobs (no-obligation) and our automated system will match you with local plastering companies providing plastering or rendering services, (you will only be contacted by up to 4 local trades professionals) covering your area - Give a good description of your project - for good responses (e.g. size of walls to be skimmed, finish wanted, materials needed). We swing into action to find quotes for you to compare.

Hope you find a plasterer to call 'recommended' to others locally.  Don't forget to give reviews so others can find good local people too.

If you're looking for an idea of average costs use our plastering cost guides

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TRIO Build
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Sb building service
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PRECISE BUILDING SERVICES
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J J Contracts
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Aspect decor
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M IORGA LIMITED
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Sokolcangu
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SK8
Cheadle
Cheshire
Patches of pebble dash have come off the property. Semi detached house.
"Very satisifed with the job. Amazingly unlike my past experience with tradespeople, the clean up job was also very good as well as good quality work. "

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UB4
Hayes
London areas
Kitchen ceiling needs plasterboard skimming after removing wallpaper with artex on it
"Arrived on time after driving across London for job,which was carried out in a morning,very little mess and cleaned up afterwards,will use again"

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Past Projects

Skimming

Small wall to skim
Small wall to skim

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plaster a boarded ceiling 9 x 8 ft
Plaster a boarded ceiling 9 x 8 ft

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

External front garden wall, 3 ft tall by 7-8 ft long needs rendering to cover up damaged brick work
Rendering to front garden wall needed for damaged brickwork

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

3 walls plus ceiling to be reskimmed in one room measuring 3m x 3m, all prep work will be done already, I.e corner mesh, PVA, skirtings removed etc
Re plaster of 3 walls plus ceiling in 3m square room, all prep work is done

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

22ft x10ft room, all walls and ceiling plastering. Ceiling is artexed. ceiling is artexed-heavily, needs pastering. all walls too 22ftx10ft
22ft x10ft room, all walls and ceiling plastering. Ceiling is artexed

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

410sq mtr with scafold already in place teraline prefered w11 7ss
410sq mtr of rendering needed on house scaffold already in place

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

I have a garden wall which the previous plaster has been removed and needs rendering
Garden wall needs rendering. Existing render has been removed.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

I am part way through stripping textured wallpaper from an upstairs room, it reveals an uneven lath & plaster wall beneath, which a decorator has recommended I get re-plastered for the best finish rather than re-papered. So I am looking for a plasterer to do the job.
Plasterer needed to re-plaster upstairs bedroom in old flint house, the walls are lath & plaster but have had textured wallpaper over them, which is now being removed.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Large cross shape crack in ceiling. Now starting o fall
Large cross shaped crack in lounge ceiling. Now starting to fall.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

re-Plaster kitchen wall s and put coving up
re- plaster kitchen walls and put coving up

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

X 3 bedroom cilings require skimming to cover over previous plaster as airline crack currently visable. very highly polished surface finish is paramount.
X 3 bedroom ciling require skimming to cover airline cracks and approx 1m x 1m repair to ciling in one of the bedrooms. very highly polished surface finish is paramount. an experianced, skillful tradesperson is wanted. tahnkyou

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Upstairs bath leaked, water came through kitchen ceiling. plaster cracks visible, paint bubbled and flaking. need someone to check integrity of ceiling, replaster/paint as necessary.
Repair water damage on ceiling

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plastering walls of living room and dining room gloucester place peterlee average size rooms
Dining room and living room plastering

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

I need artex ceiling plastered and wall in living room made good after removal of electric fire and installation of sockets. I need the work doing on 25 August.
I need ceiling plastered and walls made good in living room after removal of fire and installation of sockets. Needs doing on 25 Aug.

Trade: Plasterers

Artex Removal And Covering

Ceiling throughout house need art covered
3 bed house needs removal or covering of all artex ceilings. roughly 21ft x 22ft area down stair and the same again upstrairs.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plastering 48 square meters in the m18 area as soon as possible, experienced plasterer
Plasterer required to plaster 48 square meters m18 area

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

old fashened ceiling needs to be skimmed to smooth out existing patters. Also some walls need to be made smooth ready to be painted. ceiling is about 25M square, walls come to about 25m square.
skimming or plastering ceiling to hide old fasioned patteres, about 25m square. Also walls need smoothing ready to be painted, about 25m square.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

job description: water damage to dining room, kitchen and bathroom bath overflow damage. room sizes approx = kitchen 2.5mtrx2.5mtr/dining3.5mtrx2.7mtr remove all water contaminated plasterboards from both ceilings and remove water damaged light fittings. re board both ceilings with 12.5mm foil backed boards, tape and plaster skim with 2 coats. replace all ceiling coving, approx 21mtrs. repaint both celings and re decorate both rooms. replace light fittings with new. (light fitting already purchased) replace damaged work surfaces to kitchen (kitchen worked top already purchased). 2 meter lengths cut to measure. replace all damaged floor boards to bathroom 1.15mtrx2.8mtr
job description: water damage to dining room, kitchen and bathroom bath overflow damage. room sizes approx = kitchen 2.5mtrx2.5mtr/dining3.5mtrx2.7mtr remove all water contaminated plasterboards from both ceilings and remove water damaged light fitting

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Need a quote for a lounge.plaster coving required to fit over existing victorian coving
Coving required to fit over existing coving.existing coving damaged so would like it covering.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Fit plaster covering
Fit plaster covering to hall and landing

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plaster over the top of artexed ceiling
Plaster over the top of artex ceiling

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plastering of front and back rooms in victorian terrace
Plastering of front and back rooms, walls of varying quality where wallpaper has been removed so some plastering some skimming required. Plaster boarding when skirting boeards were removed also needed

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

Rendering to house and surrounding external walls with either pebble dash or smooth white walls
Rendering of 1980 bungalow + boundary walls

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plastering/skimming bathroom walls
Plastering/skimming 2 bathroom walls.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Plaster wall after tile take off in bathroom 3 sq.meter
Plastering to wall after tiling has been removed in bathroom. Approx 3 square metre

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

In preparation for redecorating the house, we are looking to get all ceilings plastered. 3 bedroom house with small extension, front row, kitchen, stairs (bathroom already replastered).most of house has artex circles design.
Replaster artex ceilings 3 bedroom house denton

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Re-skim of Spair bedroom in terrace house. Dimensions 14'9" x 7'2"
Re-skimming of spair bedroom in old terrace house. Dimensions 14'9" x 7'2"

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Need a plasterer to fit 16m of very large victorian coving. room requires 13 mitre joints. Coving profile is ca 180mm x 150mm
16m large victorian coving fitting. 13 mitre joints. SK6

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

small area requires skimming in bathroom
small bathroom area requires skimming

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

plaster chases plaster dining room plaster kitchen plaster 1 fake wall plaster 1 toilet room
plaster; electric and pipe chases, kitchen, dining room, toilet and fake wall.

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

the back of the house needs rendering to cover up patchy brickwork (and painted brickwork) after having some building work done (its already completed). I only want local trades people to quote who can prove previous local work.
Back of house to be rendered, all brick work at the moment, some painted brick. Only local to Ls27 who can prove other local work to reply please

Trade: Plasterers

Rendering

Rear of 2 bed terraced house requires old render removing, beading round door and window. replacing with san coloured render. the approx area is 4.5 x 5.5 m
Rear of 2 bed terraced house requires old render removing, beading round door and window. replacing with san coloured render. the approx area is 4.5 x 5.5 m

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

To skim an artex ceiling in a small bedroom.
Skimming an artex ceiling in a small bedroom.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Refit of downstairs cloakroom, to include moving the toilet and waste, plumbing in a hot water feed from the adjoining garage and plumbing in a new sink.
Refit of cloakroom. Refit of downstairs cloakroom, to include moving the toilet and waste, plumbing in a hot water feed from the adjoining garage and plumbing in a new sink

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Hallway, stairs and landing ceiling plastered and coved. It currently has a shiny, textured type of paint on the ceiling
Hallway, stairs and landing ceiling plastered and coved-ceiling currently has a shiny textured paint on it

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

To skim ceilings and walls in 3 rooms
To skim 3 rooms ceiling and walls

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

To repair or replace the plaster at the small downstairs toilet
Repare a hole in the plasterboard (small)

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Hi. We are currently putting together a quote on a job in Brackley.We require a site visit and quote for a building approx 1950 square ft of ceilings and stud walls approx 50 metres in length and possibly a lot more.The job will be ready for plastering towards the end of Jan early Feb.
plastering, repair work but mainly skimming to ceiling and stud walls.

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

Hall, landing and stairs plastered or skimmed whichever is needed (each wall is different state of repair)
Hall, landing and stairs plastered or skimmed whichever is needed (each wall is in a different state of repair)

Trade: Plasterers

Plastering

hall stairs and landing.
hall stairs and landing being plastered

Trade: Plasterers

Plasterers are skilled tradesmen who specialise mainly in solid wall plastering, installing plasterboard or both. If you are looking for some to do either of these jobs then it is important to undertake a few measures before you commit to a certain plasterer.

Using Recommendations When Hiring A Plasterer

The first port of call to find a reliable plasterer is through friends and family. These recommendations give you a true reflection of the quality of work that plasterer does. If you have hired a plasterer without a recommendation you can ask him/her for a reference from someone else and ask to see photos of finished work. At this point, it is worth asking a plasterer whether or not he or she has insurance. Having this is a great benefit , not to mention reassurance to you in case there is any damage to your property during or after the plastering work is completed.

Other Types Of Plastering Quotes

Plasterers often charge by the square metre or square foot. Measure this space before you ask for a quote to help you get an idea of price. A written brief of the work you would like done will allow the plasterer to give you an accurate idea of what the cost will be. A vague idea of what you want will lead to a vague quote and you could be disappointed at the final price you have to pay. Estimates will give you a general idea but if you want an exact cost you will need to ask specifically for a written quote for your project.

Fitting in with your project

Plastering is normally one of the last jobs to be done, particularly on large projects. It is essential that all others have finished their work by the date you have agreed to commence work with your plasterer. Having a room plastered equates to a lot of disruption and mess in your house. Ask the plasterer what he will use to ensure your house does not get covered in dirt and dust.

 

Qualifications and membership of Trades Associations

To offer yourself further peace of mind it is worth hiring a plasterer who has NVQ or City and Guilds qualifications in plastering but this is not always essential if you  have other evidence of his/her work. Many tradesmen are members of the Federation of Plastering and Drywalling Contractors whose website is https://www.fpdc.org/. Again, this acts as a further assurance that plastering will be carried out to a high standard, but bear in mind, some plasterers may choose not to be members of these types of trades associations as they do not want to undertake the financial investment that is often required for membership. Trade assocation membership for plasterers should not be taken as a guarantee of work quality in itself, when choosing who to award your project to.

Can We Help You To Find A Plasterer To Hire?

You can use Top Tradespeople's free tradesmen quotes services to find a plasterer. Use our jobs posting form above and we will look for local plasterers to provide quotes for your work.

Disclaimer

When finding any type of tradesman, you should always undertake your own thorough research.

Plastering Job Types

The plastering job type sub-categories you can choose from are as follows, but if your project is not listed just pick the nearest job type and give a good description so that we can match you more easily with local people who may want to quote on your project.

  • Fitting plaster coving and plaster corniches
  • Building false walls or stud walls, plasterboarding and plaster finishing them.
  • Plastering as part of a property refurbishment
  • Damp proofing work involving plastering (e.g. tanking plastering)
  • General plastering
  • Rendering
  • Plastering repairs
  • Dry lining (plasterboarding)
  • Artexing
  • Specialist plastering
  • Tanking and plastering
  • Exterior rendering
  • Floor screeding
  • Breezeblocks plastered
  • Dry lining skimmed

Fitting plaster coving and plaster corniches

Ornate coving and corniches has become popular once again, particularly in period properties.  Be careful that you find a tradesman who has an eye for attention to detail when having corniches and covings fitted.  This is fairly intricate work and should not really be undertaken by a tradesperson who isn't experienced or may be heavy handed as plaster coving can easily break, which could prove expensive, particularly if it's bespoke.

Building false walls or stud walls, plasterboarding and plaster finishing them

You may need a carpenter or joiner too for this type of project as this involves working with rough sawn timber to create the stud walls.  We can help you find carpenters and joiners too from our UK tradesmen network.

Plastering as part of a property refurbishment

When you have a property that you are refurbishing it's likely that you will need a range of local tradesmen.  If you're lucky you could find a building company who provide plasterers as part of their team of property refurbishment trades and services and who will project manage the plastering as part of the project.  If you're confident that you only need a contractor for this type of work then post a plastering job, otherwise, consider posting this job for a builder who will manage the work.

Damp proofing work involving plastering (e.g. tanking plastering)

Popular for project such as basement and cellar conversions or on properties which are typically damp (e.g. in woody areas or properties which are subject to downwards flow of water, or even just older properties).  Again, this is specialised work, which requires the right type of tradesperson on the job.  Choose wisely.  Check out the tradesmen who want to quote to ensure that they have the necessary experience to carry out damp proofing plastering work.  You may even need to bring in the services of a damp proofing contractor, who will no doubt have a good plastering specialist on their team of tradesmen.

General plastering

This could involve any of the different types of plasterwork that we have mentioned here.  Use this job type if you are not sure which of the other types of plasterwork you should choose.

Rendering

Rendering is quite a specialised type of plastering project.  It involves applying several different coats of a special type of plaster, including a 'scratch coat' beneath the main layer of plaster or render, and is ordinarily carried out to the exterior of a house or commercial building.  Be sure when you consider the quotes from plastering companies, that they have carried out this type of project before successfully.  It's advisable to only have this type of external plasterwork project carried out in the warmer months of the year (e.g. from April through to September).

Plastering repairs

Sometimes you don't need a full room plastering or even a full wall.  If it's simply repairs to existing plasterwork that is required we can still help you find a local plastering service who will help with that.  Small jobs are bread and butter for good tradesmen.  Post your plaster repair work project and we'll match you with quality tradesmen near you, wherever you are in the UK.  You may even find that another type of tradesperson could carry out a small job such as this easily (e.g. a handyman or property maintenance service).

Dry lining (plasterboarding)

Often referred to as 'dot and dab' plastering.  It involves apply heavy plaster adhesive to brickwork or block work and then application of plasterboards, the edges of which are covered in scrim (plasterers tape).  The boards are levelled and then two coats of plaster are applied.  A base coat, followed by a top coat, which is then polished.  Dry lining is extremely popular and you should find that most specialists have experience in this type of work.  Post your job and we'll find you local tradesmen to compare.

Artexing

Whilst this may not be very fashionable at the moment, there are still properties that have artexed ceilings and walls and therefore there are still plasterers who are experienced in this type of work.  Again, it's specialised and requires a steady hand, particularly if you are looking to match new artexing with existing artex patterns.  Check that the tradesmen who want to quote have carried out this type of work before sucessfully.  Check customers feedback on them and also ask to see examples of their artexing work.

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