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Thistle plasters overview


How to use our Thistle Convenience Plasters


Our quick guide to applying British Gypsum’s Thistle®  Convenience plasters – available through Artex Ltd for a smooth, robust, and high-quality finish.

Equipment list: Bucket, hawk, trowel, sponge float for use with One Coat Plaster only.


No two jobs are the same and when it comes to plastering and ensuring repairs are quick, the Thistle Convenience range – available through Artex Ltd lives up to its name. We look at the three products in the range: Thistle Undercoat Plaster, Thistle Finishing Plaster, Thistle One Coat Plaster.

Thistle Undercoat Plaster

First up, our Thistle Undercoat plaster comes in handy smaller sized bags and is perfect for repairing deep damage to walls, repairs to low suction brickwork, blockwork, and concrete backgrounds.

It makes repairs quick and easy, whether you need to repair impact damage, deep chasing, or to patch small areas. Simply apply the lightweight plaster in layers to build up the area, and then finish using a trowel.