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47-3014.00 - Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

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Fill cracks or breaks in surfaces of plaster articles or areas with putty or epoxy compounds.

47-4099.03 Weatherization Installers and Technicians
  • Install and seal air ducts, combustion air openings, or ventilation openings to improve heating and cooling efficiency.
  • Prepare and apply weather-stripping, glazing, caulking, or door sweeps to reduce energy losses.
  • Apply spackling, compounding, or other materials to repair holes in walls.
47-2042.00 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Form a smooth foundation by stapling plywood or Masonite over the floor or by brushing waterproof compound onto surface and filling cracks with plaster, putty, or grout to seal pores.
  • Heat and soften floor covering materials to patch cracks or fit floor coverings around irregular surfaces, using blowtorch.
47-3011.00 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters
  • Apply grout between joints of bricks or tiles, using grouting trowels.
  • Correct surface imperfections or fill chipped, cracked, or broken bricks or tiles, using fillers, adhesives, or grouting materials.
47-2082.00 Tapers
  • Apply additional coats to fill in holes and make surfaces smooth.
  • Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare wall surfaces for painting or papering.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
  • Fill slight grinding depressions with matching grout material and hand-trowel for a smooth, uniform surface.
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth with a trowel.

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