Relief plaster for wall finishing has been used for many years, and changes are constantly being made to the technology. It is worth noting that the main feature of this decoration is that it is impossible to reproduce two identical patterns. Therefore, it gives individuality to the interior. The application of decorative coatings is considered a real art, especially when it comes to a kind of panel. This process is handled by experienced professionals. But at the same time, it is possible to perform such work independently. Enough to get acquainted with the technology, pick up the necessary materials and allocate some time.
Decorative stucco panel
To achieve the desired result All work must be done in a strictly defined order, which is prescribed by technology.
The algorithm of operation is quite simple, so you should not risk and move away from the described process. Otherwise, it will negatively affect the final result. In the process of creating the desired relief does not need to hurry, because it may take more than one day.
Creating relief using the roller
Each drawing involves the use of certain objects and technologies.
Tools for creating texture, relief
To know how to make a three-dimensional drawing, you need to pick up certain tools and fixtures, processing the wall you can get an original texture. So, in addition to traditional objects for the decoration, in the process of creating relief, you may need the following elements:
Practically any object that has textural shapes is useful. It is they who during the processing will leave a characteristic imprint on the raw plaster. For example, if you want to imitate skin on a wall, then for this it is necessary to apply a roller with a special nozzle. Many interesting drawings can be obtained by working with a simple spatula. In this case, it is worth picking up several options for a tool with different widths.
Experts and psychologists say that embossed plaster provides endless possibilities for the manifestation of fantasy. Therefore, creative people love to carry out this process on their own to develop their talents and abilities. And parents attract children to work so that they can also contribute to the renovation of the house, especially when it comes to the children's room.
Apply a small amount of finishing compound to the wall and experiment with a variety of objects.
Also, Before work, appropriate tools are selected, it is also important to take care of the purchase of all necessary materials. To not miss anything, it is enough to follow the compiled list.
Leveling blends. With their help, you can eliminate the defects on the wall. The store has such offers:
Finishing blends. Manufacturers produce a large range of products intended for the formation of decorative relief.To make the right choice, you should carefully examine the packaging, as manufacturers indicate for which type of textures a particular composition is intended. It is worth noting that the mixture is often heterogeneous, since in their manufacture include different sets and proportions of the components.
Primers. Here is where to roam. To date, you can find compositions that come in two forms: liquid and paste. Experts recommend before applying the starting layer to process the walls with antiseptic compounds with deep penetration.
Paints. Pay attention to the water-based, water-dispersion and emulsion coloring compositions. The color is selected individually. For original solutions, it is best to buy special dyes and a white base in order to independently set the desired shade.
Varnish. If you cover the painted wall with lacquer, you can extend the life of the decorative finish.
In some cases, masking tape will be appropriate in the work, which will not allow the dye to get to a certain area.
Water-dispersion paints are best suited for painting relief plasters.
To make a high-quality finish, you should familiarize yourself with all the details of each stage that are provided for in this process.
A very important condition for any finish is not only cleanliness and dryness of the walls, but also the absence of any defects. That is why the surface before plastering must be treated as follows:
Surface treatment of walls with soil
Only after complete drying can you proceed to the next step.
In most cases, a complete cleansing of the treated area from the old finish to the base is required.
To get a flat and smooth surface, plastering of walls is performed. The mortar is kneaded using a construction mixer, if there is none, you can use an electric drill with a special nozzle. You should not make a large batch, as many solutions quickly enough to seize.
Mixing the solution
The finished solution is poured with a trowel or applied with a spatula on the wall depending on the desired thickness. For convenience, you can use construction beacons that allow you to perform the process more accurately and smoothly. Rubbed solution float circular motions counterclockwise. After drying, the surface is again primed.
The thickness of the starting plaster layer depends on the flatness of the walls and the presence of defects.
Example of texture plaster
The most interesting part - This is the creation of a conceived relief on the wall. As mentioned above, here you need to show your imagination and use a variety of items that you have at home. It is very important to pay attention to the solution - it must be homogeneous. Except for those cases where it is required to use a heterogeneous composition.
It will be interesting to look at the pattern performed by an ordinary metal mesh for dishwashing.
Drawing with a sponge and polyethylene
Brush and relief roller
Rollers for making relief
At the completion of plastering and finishing work, painting is performed. There are only two options:
The plaster is painted in the desired color
Staining can be done by various means, in depending on the created relief (its depth):
Artists often paint relief plasters with brushes to get the desired picture or a whole wall panel.
Note that when drying, the color of the painted surface will be on a couple of tones lighter applied.
The final touch in the creation of relief plaster will be the application of a protective coating. These tools can also be found in the hardware store. In addition to protection, they will help give a certain shade to the wall:
With the above described method of finishing can transform the interior of the room and decorate the walls in an original way.
The bas-relief of plaster putty looks interesting on the wall:
See the following instructions for applying structural plaster. It’s really simple:
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