|We formed the sills on the
with PVC (plastic) wood, and filled with more lath and mortar.
and we have a solid sill. The trowel shows we have plenty
of room to angle the finish coat down.
|More plastic wood is used to form the
When the forms are pulled off, we have a solid cement arch.
|A view of the finish on the arch
|A plastic heat tent is
built to keep working in sub-freezing temperatures.
and filled the details around the front entrance.
|The finish coat around the front door almost
resembles cut marble.
We used white portland cement, white sand
and troweled the finish as smooth as we can.
|Stucco sure looks nice
with arches and Spanish tile. Please check back for our
for more on the finished product.
We are doing a lot of plaster inside the house as well.