2 Tyrolean and Alpine Finish Both these finishes are applied onto a render surface
3 Tyrolean FinishesIf applying directly to existing brickwork /blockwork / render surface, the substrate must be brushed down to remove any friable material, algae or lichen and fungicidal wash should then be applied.
4 Tyrolean FinishesAny ridges or protrusions should be removed and hollows filled to provide a smooth surfaceStabilising solution may be applied if required to help improve adhesion and offer uniform suction.
5 Tyrolean FinishesA scratch coat of 4 part sand , 1 part cement and a WaterprooferLightly scratch basecoat surface with a scratch comb to provide a key for finishing coat
6 Tyrolean FinishesThe correct mix for a top coat to receive a Tyrolean finish is 6 sand : 1 cement : 1 limeWhen rendering the render coat should be no stronger than the background
7 The consistency of mix for Tyrolean finish is single cream Tyrolean FinishesThe consistency of mix for Tyrolean finish is single creamThe correct method of applying Tyrolean finish is 45º from the left, 45° from the right, then at right angles to the wall
8 Alpine Finish Ensure that the basecoat is perfectly even. Apply a slurry coat of render to act as a primer.Trowel apply a smooth coat of alpine finish ata thickness to reflect the grain size.
9 Alpine Finish Drag in either a vertical, horizontal or random direction to achieve the final finish