Polycell Finishing Skim Filler 2.5L

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4.0 out of 5 stars
Product code:
5010567037017

Price

£14.55

£5.82 per L

Polycell Finishing Skim Filler 2.5L

Product code:
5010567037017
Polycell Finishing Skim Filler 2.5L

Price

£14.55

£5.82 per L

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Product Information

  • Suitable for smoothing and repairing surfaces
  • Can be used on walls and ceilings
  • Ready to use with a skimmer float & brush
  • Sandable
  • 1 year Guarantee

Features and Benefits

Polycell Finishing Skim Polyfilla is the easy way to give a beautiful smooth finish to slightly rough or uneven plaster. Ready mixed for ease of use, it will skim up to 3mm thick and adheres strongly to plaster. Simply brush it on and smooth off.

  • Gives a smooth finish to slightly rough or uneven plaster
  • Simply brush it on and smooth off
  • Skims up to 3mm thick with strong adhesion

Technical Specifications

Technical specification of Polycell Finishing Skim Filler 2.5L
Brand Polycell
Container size 2.5L
Colour description White
For use on Plaster & plasterboard
Location Internal
Application Skimmer float & brush
Coverage 3 mm²
Ready to use Ready to use
Paintable Paintable
Sandable Sandable
Drying time 4hours

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Reviews 4.0  out of 5 stars

Polycell Finishing Skim Filler 2.5L is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 13.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great smooth finish I have been redecorating my 1930's house, and the walls are not exactly 'pristine.' So I put up lining paper.... and there were some tiny gaps at the joins. I used the Skim Filler on these gaps, left to dry then sanded them smooth. The result was so good, I decided to use emulsion directly on the lining paper. I also used it on the edges of the chunky shelves on either side of my chimney-breast. This concealed the joins and the shelves now look as if they were built-in with the chimney! I love this product. It has served my needs well and it so easy to sand to a very smooth finish.
Date published: 2017-09-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hide the Artex Once I had scraped the bulk of the Artex in some cupboards, I painted on the Polycell - Polycell Finishing leaving a smooth surface, which was easy to sand further. I now use it as a fine surface to cover minor cracks. For large cracks I use a deep gap filler and once dry I use a scraper across the surface to remover surplus filler followed by Polycell Finishing, which is easier to sand and provides a better finish.
Date published: 2017-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very useful I've used this a good deal over the last few months filling small/medium holes and cracks in my walls due to flaking plaster, holes previously drilled etc. I fill deep holes with plaster or some other filler, and then I find it works best for me to fill the remaining shallow hole a bit proud of the surface with the skim coat, using the tool provided or a filling knife, leave it overnight and then sand it down. I can't see the point of using a brush as suggested. Results are excellent.
Date published: 2016-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product! I brought this product after reading the reviews and i'm so pleased with the result. after stripping the wall paper in my kitchen I wanted to paint the a feature wall (my wall was in an ok-ish condition apart from chipped paint and a few light dents), I didn't want to have to employ a plaster so I brought this product, it was easy to use! I am now planning on doing the other four walls. The wall was completely dry in just 3 hours & ready to sand. However I wouldn't bother using the tool that came in the pot, I brought 'Polycell SmoothOver Tool Set Roller & Spreader' The spreader was perfect for the job!
Date published: 2016-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect! Having tried a few other similar products with really poor results, this one however and to be fair the whole poly fills range is amazing. The finish is unsurpassed by any of the other brands. If you need to finish off a wall this is the stuff to buy!!
Date published: 2015-10-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from does exactly what it says on the tin! I needed something quick, easy & cheap. That's what I got! Not the biggest of jobs and if I had a large area to do I would probably just get that done with a plasterer or have a go at it myself, but for my kitchen it was perfect and I will be using again. I would suggest forgetting the paint brush and just opt for standard plastering method. Takes practice for smooth finish and light sanding.
Date published: 2014-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic job! I was feeling very despondent about my uneven bathroom walls until a workmate told me she was thinking about trying this product in her home. After reading the other positive reviews about this product, and by following the helpful tips in those reviews, I made my mind up to try it out as a last resort before calling in a plasterer. Having tried it on the smaller wall, I can confidently say I can't wait to do the big wall tomorrow and I could kiss the person who invented this stuff!
Date published: 2014-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Purchase Works really well did a great job, easy to use, and applies well to the wall.
Date published: 2014-02-07
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