Skim Coating Plaster Work | Steven's Perfect Painting

Skim Coating Plaster Work

At Stevens Perfect Painting We offer full service wall repairs leaving the surface completely smooth and renovated before the actual painting is performed. Skim coating is the process of applying a layer of muddy compound to smooth out rough or damaged ceiling and walls. The compound can be used to repair entire walls or fill deep Scratches, holes, dents,and water-damaged portions of drywalls. After applying a slab of skim coat to the damaged or textured area. The excess is skimmed off and a second layer is often added. The wall can then be painted or wallpapered without the appearance of dings, paint bubbles, or roughness. Skim coating typically. Refers to the use of joint compound, more commonly called drywall compound or mud. This material is a thick but spreadable substance that dries and hardens over time, maintaining the drywall or plaster’s integrity and continuity. Plaster is a relatively soft material that is not ideal for supporting the weight of a building, but is often used to make interior walls. Plaster has been largely replaced by drywall in recent years, a material made of slabs of plaster that are sandwiched between sheets of paper and layered on top of one another.
Plaster walls and ceiling have many advantages including durability, moisture resistance, and a greater ability to muffle sound. Unlike drywall, however, which is very easy to replace or repair, fixing damage to a plaster surface requires a bit more work.

What Our Experts Say

Steven’s Perfect Painting has been painting offices, stores & industrial facilities since 2009. Steven’s Perfect Painting knows how to prepare and paint all types of building materials including wood, sheetrock, plaster, and metal. Additionally we have plenty of experience painting walls, ceilings, doors, windows, floors and more. Your business is in good hands with Steven’s Perfect Painting ‘s experienced commercial painting professionals.


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We use only Benjamin Moore paints as they are most durable and give you a beautifully finish. After our own inspection, the project will be walked with you making sure you are 100% satisfied.

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