Top coat rendering application is a light render system normally applied over insulation or cementitious boards. This type of system should have a total thickness of 8mm-10mm.
The standard application process is the following (please note that it may vary based on the product used);
- The base coat consists of 6mm-8mm with full fibre glass reinforcement mesh
- Top Coat 1mm-2mm
I have noticed that although self coloured render is not new to the external rendering industry to the average person it is. The reason for this is because the general population is not required to know much about rendering as it does not affect their lives much. However when the external render of their property is damaged that is when they come across a lot of various rendering options they can apply...