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August 12, 2017 18:08

Acrylic plaster and features of use


  • 1 On the composition and characteristics of acrylic fillers
    • 1.1 short video about why come up with acrylic plaster
  • 2 How to efficiently use acrylic plaster
  • 3 What elseyou need to know about acrylic putty
  • 4 on the rules of plastering work
    • 4.1 How to work with a spatula and carry plaster ceiling and walls.Phased work.

to carry out construction work both outside and inside the building premises, applied acrylic plaster.As is already clear from the title of the material, the basis of acrylic fillers, putty so has high plasticity.Once applied to the surface to be treated, acrylic plaster forms a very durable layer.It is also used for sealing small damage on the walls.

On the composition and characteristics of acrylic fillers

Acrylic putty can be used to perform the alignment surfaces, and also be used for finishing putty before painting the walls.This type of filler excellent protects the surface from various external influences.This material has excellent mois

ture resistance and excellent bear almost any surface, including concrete and wood.

The film-forming material for filler - talc

film-forming material for filler - talc

As the coating material for the preparation of acrylic putty often used talc, and to impart color to a variety of white.Buy acrylic plaster can be in dry form, and is ready for use in a sealed bag.It does not undergo shrinkage, and does not crack after drying.

What has advantages and disadvantages of acrylic plaster before the plaster?Perhaps the shortcomings include acrylic fillers rapid drying time after application (usually less than 30 minutes), as well as difficulties in grinding and sanding.But its benefits include:

  • excellent protection of the treated surfaces from external influences;
  • acrylic plaster is very elastic.After drying forms a strong enough protective coating;
  • dried plaster prevents the penetration of water, however, has a good steam-power;
  • building material is pure and absolutely harmless product, besides it is fireproof;
  • easily applied to the surface, forming a single solid structure.

short video about why come up with acrylic plaster

How to efficiently use acrylic plaster

Acrylic putty based on water dispersion is used for the treatment of wooden surfaces and concrete products, since it hasincreased resistance to moisture.Designed for exterior acrylic plaster facade has good insulating properties, so it is used for the treatment of walls and all exterior surfaces.But a universal acrylic putty can be used for interior decoration and other types of work.

important to know that for walls in rooms used vodnodispersnaya acrylic plaster for walls and ceilings to work bonding agents mixture should be more thick, so choose should be a universal acrylic putty.At the same time many people are interested in the question of putty flow for surface finishing, because the quality putty not cheap.

So for decorating indoors average consumption of acrylic fillings will be 1.1 ─ 1.2 kg for the application of millimeter layer 1 m² wall.This thickness of the applied layer is sufficient to prepare the wall for painting or wallpapering.

for exterior façade filler consumption will be about 1.5 kg.It should be remembered that this type of material is highly resistant to moisture, so it can also be used for interior work in very wet areas.To find out how much filler is needed for repairs, help online calculator.

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What else you need to know about acrylic putty

Above all, acrylic plaster is on sale in the ready to use and requires no training to use.This saves time, also does not require any special knowledge to process the walls and ceiling with his hands.

happens that sellers may offer to buy instead of acrylic latex putty.To determine which is better plaster, latex or acrylic, should be aware of some features of putty with latex base.Note that the composition and many features are identical.Besides latex fillers are also used for all kinds of finishing works.

Putties with latex foundation also produce ready-to-use.If necessary, you can give the putty any color.Due to the plasticizers contained in the putty, latex mixture after drying, easily processed and do not crack.No other significant differences in these types of fillers not.

Please note that the processing of acrylic filler surfaces is performed quickly enough.In this case, after drying them visible all the flaws, so you can quickly fix the defects if necessary.Cracks and defects in excess of 5 mm in diameter is recommended to seal the since after drying may cause cracks in these places.The answer to the question how to get rid of the cracks?
The negative moments in working with acrylic sealer can be attributed to the difficulty of sanding and grinding surfaces.In addition, formed in grinding dust is harmful to the lung mucosa, therefore it is recommended to carry out this kind of work in a respirator.

On the rules of plastering work

In this article, we reviewed all the basic characteristics acrylic putty.Applying putty on the treated surface is not too much trouble, so it can be done without problems with their hands.If you have no idea how to work with a spatula and perform finishing work, you can see the video tutorial below the article.

Before putty on the wall is applied to the primer layer, after drying, which can start to finish.

also all conditions of temperature should be observed clearly (indoor and outdoor), as indicated on the packaging by the manufacturer.

Then check completed whether all the rough work on the decoration of the ceiling and walls, as well as ensure the reliability of the wiring insulation to avoid injury.Usually begin fine finish from the ceiling.After his treatment proceed to putty the walls.

Applying putty on the walls carried out in several stages.First you need to mix the putty.Then take a spatula, which is applied to the solution of a wall or ceiling, and small, who need to apply the plaster evenly over the entire length of the finishing place.Putty is applied evenly to the desired surface by means of vertical and horizontal rotary motion.

proshpaklevat After drying, the surface should be sanded and sanding.For this purpose, use a fine abrasive paper.Work the mixture dries up during the day, and after grinding will remain visible place with defects that need to be remedied.In order to achieve the ideal state, it is necessary to eliminate the defects, and then to clean up these sites.

We must adhere to the following rules when applying putty to the surface: a layer of more than 5 mm in thickness, be sure to crack.Therefore, such seats are processed by several approaches.It is not recommended to bring the walls to perfection with the appearance of stripes and waves.This saves time, and besides, these defects can be easily removed by polishing.

How to work with a spatula and carry plaster ceiling and walls.Phased work.