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47-2142.00 - Paperhangers

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Apply sizing to seal surfaces and maximize adhesion of coverings to surfaces.

47-2042.00 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Sweep, scrape, sand, or chip dirt and irregularities to clean base surfaces, correcting imperfections that may show through the covering.
  • 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.
47-2161.00 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
  • Clean and prepare surfaces for applications of plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials, such as by drywall taping.
  • Rough the undercoat surface with a scratcher so the finish coat will adhere.
47-2141.00 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces, such as bare wood or metal, for finish coats.
  • Wash and treat surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover, or other preparations, and sand rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly.
47-2051.00 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth, using trowel.
47-2053.00 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers Bright Outlook
  • Wet surface to prepare for bonding, fill holes and cracks with grout or slurry, and smooth with a trowel.

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