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    room plastering


    how much should I be looking to pay for a 4m by 3m room 2.3m high , wall and ceiling re plaster , is it cheaper to re board and do it or to skim over the artex ?

    Asked by Richard on 12th Aug 2020
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    As interiors

    "Hi Richard. If the artex is sound and not overly cracked then it’s cheaper to scrape it back and skim over it.

    A room that size I would charge between £500-£600. (Estimate as I haven’t seen the job)"

    Answered on 12th Aug 2020 - Member since Mar 2020 - report
    Redmond's Plumbers and Renovations

    "Yes that is right. Two plasterer two good day, fixing to a smooth plastered finish 350 pounds. All cleaning is pat of the job"

    Answered on 13th Aug 2020 - Member since May 2020 - report
    O!i lets get creative ltd

    "Yes it’s better
    Would cost 850 pounds including materials



    Answered on 13th Aug 2020 - Member since Jan 2020 - report
    LB plastering & general building

    "Hi richard
    It will be cheaper to skim over artex.
    Roughly around £700 with materials."

    Answered on 12th Aug 2020 - Member since Feb 2020 - report
    Plastering Local

    "This would be a cheaper option to skim over artex.
    Roughly around £750 with materials.""

    Answered on 3rd Dec 2020 - Member since Sep 2020 - report
    Ward Construction

    "Hi Richard

    First of all if the ceiling is artexed you should be aware that artex may have asbestos in it (Health & Safety 101) it would be more cost effective to simply plaster over the artex .finish to the ceiling is based on the plasterer and the depth of the artex , although you should always be able to get a good finish fir painting. Finally cost dependent on depth of artex and condition of walls can be anywhere from £550 to £680 hope this helps"

    Answered on 12th Aug 2020 - Member since Dec 2018 - report
    Jlown building

    "It isn't easy to plaster over the top of artex, and a lot less mess as well I would charge £750 for that"

    Answered on 4th Oct 2020 - Member since Aug 2019 - report

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