Horsehair Plaster?


Horsehair plaster is made from lime putty and sand, horsehair as well as water. This type of material was commonly used in the ancient times and can only be found in really old building or constructions sites.
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It is made from a soft rock called gypsum. The gypsum is heated to about 150. 0. C to remove its H. 2. O (water) content. It becomes a dry powder, with the chemical name. gympsum
When plaster is made to look like marble it's called faux
buy the premixed.
By lolly23 on 23/08/10. 5 star(s) I was recently given a handful of individually wrapped Compeed blister plasters as samples from some lady at Boots. As I have a habit of buying
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A horsehair plaster is a covering on the wall mostly dominant in the construction sector. Horsehair plaster is basically made from a mixture of horsehair, sand and lime putty. These three materials were used ages ago in mortar work during construction. Right proportions were necessary if at all the building was to last. These materials brought out the best master walls ever in those times. One of the disadvantages however was the frequenting cracking of walls.
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