Likewise what paint can you use on lime plaster. Limewash is used to decorate and protect porous stone and lime rendered surfaces.
Breathable exterior paint any paint for lime plaster will need to allow the walls to breathe.
Paint for lime plaster. Traditional lime coating for interiors and exteriors lime wash is 100 natural and breathable it can be applied to lime plaster lime render or bare masonry. Before painting make sure the surface is stable not flaky or powdery. The best person to advise you is your lime provider however as a general guide allow at least 1 month curing for every 5mm of thickness.
We offer a range of silicate paints and silan paints from brands earthborn graphenstone and mapei which are breathable and durable. It can be applied to gypsum plasters drywall lining paper cement and lime backgrounds bricks blocks and untreated timber. We have a range of breathable paint solutions for exterior and interior lime rendered walls.
Earthborn silicate masonry paint. Breathable paints are those which allow water and moisture to permeate through materials. Lime plaster walls need to breathe.
Paint for lime plaster internal sort by. Farrow balllimewash is a very traditional finish. Keim soldalit exterior silicate paint.
How to paint interior lime plastered walls with claypaint. All of the below products are suitable paints for use on lime render walls. Breathable paint for lime plaster interior lime walls we stock a range of carefully selected brands that offer specialised high quality breathable paint for lime plaster walls.
Its unique formulation gives a highly breathable yet durable flat matt surface. Dampen the plaster immediately prior to painting using a damp cloth wet brush or roller or a water spray bottle. Lime render or plaster needs to be fully cured before painting.
It allows any moisture within the wall to escape without damaging the finish. Recommended lime paint applications. 90 30 inc vat 75 25 ex.
94 00 inc vat 78 33 ex vat choose options. Vibrant and beautiful the le décor st. Like casein and soft distemper limewash is a breathable finish making it suitablefor old and damp problematic walls.
Brands include earthborn keim graphenstone auro st astier. Unlike other breathable paints such as soft distemper our claypaint is very hardwearing. And expert advice on hand if you need more guidance.
In poor drying conditions this time period may be extended. Fenwick tilbrook clay paint is a specifically designed paint for lime plaster. Astier lime paint range is the perfect compliment to lime plaster and suitable for most backgrounds.