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    DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF INTERNAL GYPSUM, CEMENT, CEMENT AND LIME PLASTERING SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2006

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Materials and accessories
    5 Design - factors influencing the selection of gypsum
       plastering systems
    6 Characteristics of gypsum plastering systems
    7 Design - factors influencing the selection of cement,
       cement and lime plastering systems
    8 Characteristics of cement, cement and lime plastering
       systems
    9 Backgrounds, including preparation for cement, cement
       and lime plastering systems
    10 Preparation and application of cement, cement and lime
       plasters
    11 Maintenance and repair (other than restoration of old
       and historic buildings)
    Annexes
    Annex A (normative) Fixing applied backgrounds
    Annex B (informative) Restoration of plasters on old and
                          historic buildings
    Bibliography

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    Describes the design, preparation and application of plaster based on gypsum, cement, cement and lime, for internal plastering on all types of background used under normal conditions.

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    Committee B/544
    Development Note Together with BS EN 13914-2 and BS PD CEN/TR 15123 supersedes BS 5492(1990). Supersedes 06/30140171 DC. (10/2006) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, December 2011. (11/2011)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    08/30043515 DC : DRAFT FEB 2008 BS 5385-1 - WALL AND FLOOR TILING - PART 1: DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF CERAMIC AND NATURAL STONE AND MOSAIC WALL TILING IN NORMAL INTERNAL CONDITIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5385-1(2009) : 2009 WALL AND FLOOR TILING - PART 1: DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF CERAMIC, NATURAL STONE AND MOSAIC WALL TILING IN NORMAL INTERNAL CONDITIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    14/30277805 DC : 0 BS 6150:2006+A1:2014 - PAINTING OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6150(2006) : 2006 PAINTING OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6576(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF RISING DAMP IN WALLS OF BUILDINGS AND INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    12/30258583 DC : 0 BS 6576 AMD 1 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF RISING DAMP IN WALLS OF BUILDINGS AND INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS 6576(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF RISING DAMP IN WALLS OF BUILDINGS AND INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS 5385-1:2009 WALL AND FLOOR TILING - PART 1: DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF CERAMIC, NATURAL STONE AND MOSAIC WALL TILING IN NORMAL INTERNAL CONDITIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6150(2006) : 2006 PAINTING OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE

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    BS 4027(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR SULFATE-RESISTING PORTLAND CEMENT
    BS EN 12878:2014 Pigments for the colouring of building materials based on cement and/or lime. Specifications and methods of test
    BS EN 10230-1 : 2000 STEEL WIRE NAILS - PART 1 - LOOSE NAILS FOR GENERAL APPLICATIONS
    BS EN 10244-1 : 2009 STEEL WIRE AND WIRE PRODUCTS - NON-FERROUS METALLIC COATINGS ON STEEL WIRE - PART 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES
    BS EN 13139:2013 AGGREGATES FOR MORTAR
    CEN/TR 15124 : 2005 DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF INTERNAL GYPSUM PLASTERING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 13501-2 : 2007 FIRE CLASSIFICATION OF CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - PART 2: CLASSIFICATION USING DATA FROM FIRE RESISTANCE TESTS, EXCLUDING VENTILATION SERVICES
    BS EN 413-1 : 2011 MASONRY CEMENT - PART 1: COMPOSITION, SPECIFICATIONS AND CONFORMITY CRITERIA
    BS EN 13055-1 : 2002 LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES - PART 1: LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATES FOR CONCRETE, MORTAR AND GROUT
    BS EN 13658-1 : 2005 METAL LATH AND BEADS - DEFINITIONS, REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS - PART 1: INTERNAL PLASTERING
    CEN/TR 15123 : 2005 DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF INTERNAL POLYMER PLASTERING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 13914-2 : 2016 DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF EXTERNAL RENDERING AND INTERNAL PLASTERING - PART 2: INTERNAL PLASTERING
    BS EN 1008:2002 Mixing water for concrete. Specification for sampling, testing and assessing the suitability of water, including water recovered from processes in the concrete industry, as mixing water for concrete
    BS EN 934-3 : 2009 ADMIXTURES FOR CONCRETE, MORTAR AND GROUT - PART 3: ADMIXTURES FOR MASONRY MORTAR - DEFINITIONS, REQUIREMENTS, CONFORMITY AND MARKING AND LABELLING
    BS EN 459-1 : 2015 BUILDING LIME - PART 1: DEFINITIONS, SPECIFICATIONS AND CONFORMITY CRITERIA
    BS EN 998-1:2016 Specification for mortar for masonry Rendering and plastering mortar
    BS EN 10244-2:2009 Steel wire and wire products. Non-ferrous metallic coatings on steel wire Zinc or zinc alloy coatings
    BS EN 197-1 : 2011 CEMENT - PART 1: COMPOSITION, SPECIFICATIONS AND CONFORMITY CRITERIA FOR COMMON CEMENTS
    BS EN 13658-2 : 2005 METAL LATH AND BEADS - DEFINITIONS, REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS - PART 2: EXTERNAL RENDERING
    BS EN 13501-1 : 2007 FIRE CLASSIFICATION OF CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - PART 1: CLASSIFICATION USING DATA FROM REACTION TO FIRE TESTS
    CEN/TR 15125 : 2005 DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF INTERNAL CEMENT AND/OR LIME PLASTERING SYSTEMS
    DD ENV 1996-2 : 2001 EUROCODE 6: DESIGN OF MASONRY STRUCTURES - PART 2: DESIGN, SELECTION OF MATERIALS AND EXECUTION OF MASONRY
    BS EN 13279-1 : 2008 GYPSUM BINDERS AND GYPSUM PLASTERS - PART 1: DEFINITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 10223-3 : 2013 STEEL WIRE AND WIRE PRODUCTS FOR FENCING AND NETTING - PART 3: HEXAGONAL STEEL WIRE MESH PRODUCTS FOR CIVIL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS EN 12859 : 2011 GYPSUM BLOCKS - DEFINITIONS, REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    BS EN 13496:2013 (published 2013-10) Thermal insulation products for building applications. Determination of the mechanical properties of glass fibre meshes as reinforcement for External Thermal Insulation Composite Systems with renders (ETICS)
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