Big rendering projects with a short timeframe would need to utilise a rendering machine. This equipment will not only speed up the process but will also ensure its quality and efficiency.
Most of the wall rendering projects today use a rendering machine. This advanced technology is far more effective than the earlier traditional methods and provides a few times longer–lasting results. The traditional or manual rendering is known to take a lot of time. The application process involves mixing the rendering materials and constant movement. Still, only a small area is covered at one time.
There are various factors to consider when it comes to a render system’s durability, such as the substrate and the wall’s condition prior to applying the render. But among all the other factors, the type of render plays a significant role in how long it lasts.
There are certain types of renders that contractors can apply to your home or business. Each type of render can cover your external wall, making it aesthetically pleasing and protecting it against the weather.
Sand and Cement Render
Also called traditional render, sand and cement are the early and cheapest version of rendering....
When looking for house rendering hints and tips, it is important to research a little further into the different types of solutionsavailable in order to be able to make an informed decision when it comes to the right one for you.
Modern cement render is much harder and stronger than lime render. A sealed or painted cement render can benefit a building in certain circumstances by helping prevent penetrating damp. Cement renders are generally mixed using ordinary Portland cement.
Brick Effect Render
Is an attractive coloured external render, particularly suitable for refurbishment...
At SM Rendering we have the correct equipment and procedures to make sure no matter what the weather we are prepared for every occasion. Winter however always presents a challenge within our industry due to poor weather conditions and the drop in temperature.
Below we have listed a few useful tips and the procedures we follow to make sure every job is done correctly.
We always make sure our work is protected against the unpredictable British weather and the first step is always preperation. We always use the appropriate sheeting to cover the area ensuring that frost does not affect...
A large number of properties in the UK are rendered the render used on the properties has many advantages and we have listed just a few below to show you why rendering has so many great benefits.
Protecting underlying brickwork
Create an attractive façade on an unattractive property
Tying several different building materials types together
A big issue for older properties is that they move expanding in the summer and shrink in the winter. This movement of the building often results in cracking and water can suddenly find its way behind the render. This unfortunately...