Lime Plaster and American Clay project

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THE ALL IMPORTANT PLASTER KEYS

'DRY DASH' OR PEBBLE DASH' AS ITS SOMETIMES KNOWN

COLOURING & RE-POINTING STONE FOUNDATIONS

Traditional stucco finishes
8 - 14mm Dry Dash - potassium silicate paint finish
Float finish - sand aggregate
Float finish - recycled aggregate
Wet Dash (Roughcast)
8 - 14mm Dry Dash
6 - 8mm Dry Dash
American Clay Plaster | earth plaster | Custom | Ontario | Canada | 1

 

Recent American Clay Plaster Custom projects

 

Lime Stucco | New build | Durisol | Float finish

All Durisol blocks are made from a proprietary 

American Clay Plaster | Custom Slate Fireplace | Ontario | Canada
Lime Plaster | Sustainable | Authentic Tadelakt 1

 

Project: Installation of Tadelakt style shower area.

Project location; Ontario, Canada

Lime Plaster | Heritage Restoration | Historic Plaster | Rough Float Gauged Lime finish

Project;  To install traditional three coat lime plaster over wood lath.

Project location; New building at Joseph Schneider Haus (National Historic Site) Kitchener, Ontario

Lime Stucco | Heritage Restoration| Float finish

 

Lime Stucco | Heritage restoration | Ashlar block finish

 

American Clay Enjarre texture | Ontario | Canada

Enjarre is the newest single coat "color integral architectural coating". It brings a new dimension to the application of American Clay Plasters. Enjarre provides a unique option to homeowners or builders so that they can choose to start with a single coat of color integral plaster and later maybe upgrade with a second coat of one of our premier plasters.

American Clay Enjarre

Some samples projects of American Clay Enjarre in Toronto, Ontario or other provinces in Canada

American Clay Porcelina | Ontario | Canada

Sample of American Clay Porcelina textures. Projects in Toronto, Ontario and Canada. 

Porcelina is often compared to the Venetian plasters of Italy.  Porcelina is truly closest to the quality of "porcelain" ceramics for which it was named, Porcelina is American Clay's most frequent finish for formal interiors. 

American Clay Maritimo | Ontario | Canada

Sample of American Clay Maritimo textures. Projects in Toronto, Ontario and Canada. 
Marittimo is named after the "mar" (or "sea").  Maritimo uses recycled, crushed shell aggregate. This earthern plaster top coat brings luminescence to the wall and is brought to life by burnishing and light sponging, revealing the shimmer of the shells.  

American Clay Loma | Ontario | Canada

Sample of American Clay Loma textures. Projects in Toronto, Ontario and Canada.
Loma is American Clay's Original Earth Plaster.  Loma, meaning "earth" in Spanish, is made with reclaimed marble, sand, and multiple clays. American Clay's patented formula offers a remarkable breadth of surface possibilities and is also the basecoat for our other plasters. 

American Clay Commercial | Ontario | Canada

Sample of American Clay Loma projects in Toronto, Ontario and Canada.
Loma is American Clay's Original Earth Plaster.  Loma, meaning "earth" in Spanish, is made with reclaimed marble, sand, and multiple clays. American Clay's patented formula offers a remarkable breadth of surface possibilities and is also the basecoat for our other plasters.

Lime Stucco | Heritage Restoration | Roughcast

 

Project; To renew existing lime stucco on a complete two story building, with original materials and traditional techniques. Roughcast finish.

Project location; Dundas, Ontario

American Clay Plaster | earth plaster | Custom | Ontario | Canada

 

Recent American Clay Plaster Custom projects

 

Lime Plaster | Heritage Restoration | Historic Plaster | Gauged Lime finish

Project; Historic plaster restoration work using traditional historic plaster restoration materials, ready to receive paint or wallpaper. 

Project Location; Historic plaster restoration, Ross Bay Villa 1856 local historic site, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British columbia

Lime Plaster | Lime Mortar | Heritage Restoration | Float Finish | Tamped Lime Pointing

Project; Complete stabilization of existing interior stone and lime mortar walls, and installation over the top with 3 coat guaged  lime putty plaster finish. Also exterior re-pointing of existing stone work around Barn, roundhouse and surrounding buildings with hydraulic lime. This was the last project undertaken prior to leaving UK.

Project location: Restoration of 15th century Tithe barn, Higher Ashton, Devon, England

Lime Plaster | Heritage Restoration | Historic Plaster | Gauged Lime finish

Project; To repair and replace existing historic plaster. This particular historic plaster had unfortunately been damaged in a recent fire. 

Project location; Craigflower Manor house (Historic plaster restoration of 1853 Canadian National Historic site) Victoria, Vancouver Island, British columbia

Lime Stucco | Sustainable | Lime Strawbale Stucco

Project; To give a final weathering lime plaster coat to a 3 coat clay plaster system, over straw bale.

Project Location; Strawbale project,Up in the mountains near Nelson, British columbia

Lime Stucco | Sustainable | Lime Cob Stucco

Project; Exterior textured lime plaster finish coat.

Project location; North America’s 1st code approved loadbearing Cob House, The highlands area, Vancouver Island, British columbia.