How to Create Artistic Residences with a Cement Wall
Many inspirations of interior design also make the many choices to create beautiful residence, one of which is a cement wall application that gives a simple but artistic impression.
The walls made of cement are not only suitable applied to the exterior of your house, but also some important rooms, such as living room, family room, as well as the bedroom.
The result of cement wall work that unfinished favored because it creates the concept of industrial-style buildings or even can also display the effortless minimalist element. Although it looks effortless, the process requires patience and is supported by quality materials.
Application of cement walls were increasingly in demand because it is easy to apply and easily combined with a variety of beautiful furniture because it has a neutral color.
The first thing to do before starting the construction of a cement wall is to decide which wall you want to "beautify": a garden, a foyer, a living room, or a bathroom. After that, choose the quality materials, either to create the desired wall texture, bright color, and durable, such as MU-200 SkimWall - instant cement for plastering material and concrete materials.
Interested to apply cement wall to your house with the MU-200 SkimWall? Follow these steps:
- Prepare work tools, such as steel trowel and steel or alumunium squeegee knife .
- Prepare the workplace and surface of the walls that are ready to be plaster.
- Clean the surface of the walls from dirt and oil debris that can reduce adhesive strength.
- If too dry, wet the surface of the wall first with water.
- Pour 12.5-13.0 liters of water into the mixing tub, then mix with dry mixture of MU-200 SkimWall (40 kg) until blended.
- Perform manual plastering with trowel, and flatten using long squeegee knife. The recommended plaster thickness is 1.5-3 mm.
MU-200 SkimWall offers several advantages, among them, to prevent the occurrence of hairline cracks on the walls due to shrinkage, no need for wall putty as the basis of painting so it can be painted immediately after seven days, also not absorbing paint materials. So, you can save the use of paint. This is the most important, the quality of MU-200 SkimWall delivers plastering process more smooth and neat, ensuring you get premium quality so as to save the cost of building maintenance.