POZZOLANIC LIME PLASTER
The Development and wide-spread acceptance of modern, quick-setting Portland-cement-based plasters and stuccos has not been without significant penalty. The love for a fast-set has a bitter price: the loss of flexibility, breathability, durability, and a unique aesthetic.
Under the guidance of a renowned expert in old-world masonry and lime plastering, Hess Pumice formulated a natural plaster product that puts the strength, durability and beauty of the old-world masters in the capable hands of today’s plasterers.
Please learn how to adequately protect yourself when mixing and applying lime plaster + Typical Questions about LimeStrong Build plaster are addressed here.
LimeStrong Build™ Plasters are simple to mix and apply, but the adhesion, curing, and performance characteristics of pozzolan-lime plasters first need to be understood and proper preparation and curing techniques used.
Anciently, the Romans used a mixture of hydrated lime and fine-grained pumice to form strong and incredibly durable concrete, mortar and plaster—and the evidence of that cementitious wisdom still stands some 2000 years later.