a few types of Plaster related products. All are non-combustible.
Used for centuries, plaster is composed from
re-enforced powered gypsum with bonding and hardening agents.
It is relatively
light weight, non-load bearing, and can be applied to a wall with ceramic
adhesive such as Le Pages CA100
equivalent and is taped and mudded into place to create seamless integration.
It is a
re-enforced and hard, It is relatively fragile and can break, however an
experienced plaster worker is used to this
re-plasters the pieces back together with relative ease. It can be cut and
reshaped with powdered plaster.
moldings or casings, it is recommended to purchase 20% extra to allow for this
plaster is for internal use only and needs to be primed and finished.
cannot be transported by courier and must be crated and trucked.
Handling: Never carry plaster on the horizontal, breakage can occur easily
Fiber Re-enforced Gypsum
It is a strong lite weight shell type material
known as alpha gypsum.
non-combustible with a zero flame and smoke rating.
traditional plaster, it is decorative only and used for internal applications
and is taped and mudded to drywall.