How to achieve a fine scraped texture finish onto masonry
Finer textures are becoming more and more popular as building designs look for crisper and cleaner lines and architectural detailing. Our
Do you need a preparatory key/stipple coat?
Renders are not adhesives and therefore require a substrate with good suction and key to ensure good adhesion. If you are applying onto either of the following, further considerations apply:
- Brickwork without recessed mortar joints
In these circumstances, application of a stipple coat — also known as a key coat — such as weberend aid is required. Use our guide on rendering onto surfaces with poor key to learn how to do this. Once suitable key has been achieved, it is possible to apply a
Available in 4 popular colours (Chalk, Silver Pearl, Ivory and Cream), weberpral MF offers a finer texture due to the smaller aggregates found in the render. Typically these aggregates are up to 1.5mm in size, compared to ~2.2mm in standard renders.
Fine texture offers the possibility to create more crisp ashlar and quoin architectural features.
Things to consider
weberpral MF cannot be applied onto render carrier board or insulation board. Instead:
How it's done
An extra layer of protection
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