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  • Artex - Repair holes in plaster

    3 ways to fill deep holes in plaster walls

    Removing fixings or cables can leave unsightly holes in plaster walls. To repair them, you need both a deep fill and a smooth finish, and you can achieve this using two coat plaster, one coat plaster, or ready mix filler.

    Here we show you how to use each method to fill deep holes in plaster walls.

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  • Artex - Moisture Resistant Board

    3 moisture resistant plasterboards

    If you’re renovating a kitchen or bathroom, it’s important to use a moisture resistant plasterboard to prevent water damage to walls and make them as durable as possible.

    Here are three high performance moisture resistant plasterboards to consider.

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  • Artex - High Traffic Areas Article

    3 wall treatments for high traffic areas

    Walls in high traffic areas are prone to the worst damage, whether it’s from furniture removals or everyday activities.

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  • Artex - Easy to Install Article

    Is it easy to install plasterboard?

    Installing plasterboard yourself can be a nifty way to stay within budget when making home renovations. But if you’ve never done it before, it can feel like a daunting task.

    Here we look at how easy the plasterboard installation process is, so that you can decide whether to go it alone or get the professionals in.

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  • Removing unwanted texture

    How to smooth over unwanted texture

    Now is your chance for a fresh start and a smooth ceiling.

    Smooth-It is ideal for covering over existing textured surfaces to leave a smooth surface. It contains everything you need to get the job done easily and hassle free. So, watch this handy video, then roll up your sleeves and get to grips with that ceiling using our Artex Easifix Smooth-it Kit!

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  • plaster vs polystyrene

    Plaster coving or polystyrene coving

    Should you use plaster coving or polystyrene coving material for your next project?

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