Artex Removal

What is Artex and why do you need to have it removed? Artex is a type of textured plaster that was popular in the 1970s and 1980s. It is made up of a mix of gypsum plaster, silica sand, and sometimes asbestos fibres. Over time, asbestos fibres can become airborne and inhaled, which can lead […]

Ceiling Work

Different Types of Ceiling Work We Can Do For You As well as providing top quality plastering services, here at Northampton Plasterers we also undertake all types of ceiling work. This includes anything from the installation of new ceilings to the repair and replacement of existing ones. We have a team of highly skilled and […]

Dry Lining

What is Dry Lining? Dry Lining is the process of fitting dry lining boards to new walls and ceilings. It’s a quick, easy and cost-effective way to create perfectly straight lines between your ceiling and floor, making it one of the best solutions for renovation projects or newly built homes. Also known as ‘skimming’ or […]


Wall & Ceiling Rendering in a Nutshell Rendering is one of the oldest techniques used to finish walls and ceilings without having to place bricks or tiles directly onto them. Although it may seem like a difficult task, rendering isn’t that complex once you understand the basics. The primary function of renders is to even […]


What Is Skimming? If you’re new to plastering or just haven’t skimmed a wall in a while, it can be hard to know where to start. Skimming is one of the easiest jobs in the plastering trade, but there are some important things to remember before you get started. Skimming is the process of creating […]


What Is Plastering And Why Is It Important? Plastering is the process of applying a thin layer of plaster to a wall or ceiling. Although it has been around for hundreds of years, it continues to be an essential part of construction work and can make your home look great. But why is plastering important? […]