How To Make Use Of Wall Putty To Beautify Your Home


Today, society tries to assess our personality, attitude and acumen from the looks of our homes, offices and business places. So it becomes very important for us to maintain and beautify our building countenance to achieve success. What meet the eye first, beyond furniture and furnishings are walls, floor and ceiling.

When it comes to walls and ceilings, same kind of treatment is required to beautify them. Application of Wall care putty has more or less become a necessity rather than a choice nowadays. Utmost importance is shown towards choosing the putty for walls and ceilings and matching wall putty colours, and then utmost care needs to be taken in the application process of putty and paint.

Preparation of surfaces before application of putty is very important. Cleaning the wall surfaces from dirt, dust, oil or grease using appropriate tools is the first step. Then moistening the surface is second step, as Birla White Wall Care Putty is cement based putty. This kind of putty is best wall putty as it is suitable for both interior and exterior surfaces. Proper care needs to be taken while mixing of the putty. Water is to be added to the putty powder and not vice versa, slowly and intermittently in the right quantity and continuous mixing using a mechanical stirrer, till you get a smooth paste. Then the thus ready putty paste has to be applied to the walls and ceilings within 2-3 hours.

Ideally two coats (to be applied in upward direction), are recommended to get best results, with thickness not exceeding 2 mm. After the first application, it needs to dry for at least 3-4 hours before the second coat is applied. After the second coat is applied, drying overnight or more, depending upon weather and humid conditions for the putty to completely get dry. Then, the putty surface is to be rubbed with smooth sand paper to remove undulations if any, for zero finish and get the desired sheen after painting.

However, in case of repainting or repairing of old painted walls, a slightly different method needs to be followed. Removal of the old paint or POP etc using iron brush, scrapper, putty blades or gentle chiseling is necessary. After this, major holes or cracks need to be filled either with mortar, cement plaster or white cement and allow it to dry. After this process, you can follow the entire application procedure as mentioned.

After choosing the best putty for walls, we need to employ professional workmen, preferably those who have duly undergone training sessions from the manufacturing company. This ensures a guaranteed and quality putty paint work.

Birla White Wall care Putty offers you total protection against flaking. Its superior quality makes it the only putty in India to meet global standards. As a white cement-based putty, it binds strongly with the base plaster, and forms a protective base. It fills up the fine pores in the walls and ceiling, gives you smooth and dry surface to paint on. With an effective protection against flaking, you are assured of aesthetic interiors at your dream home for years to come.

Aditya Birla group and Birla White, with their commitment and responsibility towards manufacturing quality products and spreading best practices and awareness, have left no stone unturned in serving their ever growing customer base, society and country.