Built in 2000 and sitting at an elevation of over 7000 feet, this straw bale
mountain home in Utah was finished with our pozzolan lime plaster.
Properly applied, our carefully-balanced old-world formulation of lime and pumice pozzolan creates an artistic, flexible, breathable plaster finish that withstands the relentless assault of time and weather.
The depth of the roof eaves and gables was specifically designed to carry
water well away from the walls, sheltering the wall's insulative integrity and the protective natural plaster finish.
A "window" showing the straw bales used for the exterior walls, protected
inside and out with our LimeStrong plaster finish.
Natural pigment oxides lend rich visual flavor to pozzolan lime plaster
across an entire pallet of unpretentious color.
Designed to blend into its beautiful mountain setting, this energy-efficient straw bale home is
finished inside and out with natural stone, recycled timbers and trim, and LimeStrong (sustainable lime + pumice pozzolan) plaster.
Close-up of the hand-troweled finish on the exterior of a home.
The beautiful textures possible with a LimeStrong finish range from rustically rough to glass-smooth.
The hand-finished intrigue of a natural, no-VOC finish make LimeStrong plaster
an excellent choice for a building’s interior.
Common in southwestern-themed desert homes, an interior finish from a natural
color-and-component material plaster lends quiet strength and old-world dignity to this energy-sipping mountain home.
This pozzolan+lime plaster and seasoned-timber relationship is over a
decade old. Unlike brittle and unforgiving plastic stuccos, the LimeStrong
plaster breaths and flexes with wood-framed buildings.
Interesting architectural detail was achieved in this professional office building using timber framing and natural plaster-covered straw bales.
Rustic timber and stone hunting lodge in Texas finished in pozzolan lime
plaster, inside and out.
Utah home combines quarried limestone, pozzolan lime mortar and plaster.
A home in Colorado finished in pozzolan lime plaster.
Quarried limestone rock fireplace laid up with LimeStrong type M (mortar)—the perfect complementary match of natural materials.
Glass-smooth interior LimeStrong finish with a deep tint.
Engaging interior lime pozzolan finish naturally colored with copper-oxide pigments.
This interior LimeStrong-plastered wall uses iron-oxide pigments in three separate washes to achive this alluring finish.
Even worked to a glass-smooth finish, the naturally-pigmented beauty of a LimeStrong
plaster finish provides character that attracts the eye.
LimeStrong pozzolan-lime plaster and wood: a match made by nature.
LimeStrong plaster can be directly applied to a number of natural building
materials, including wood lath, block, straw, clay and adobe brick.
Finishing an archway with pozzolan lime plaster in Margarita, Venezuela.
LimeStrong plaster can be quickly applied using standard spray equipment.
Smoothing the spray-applied wet plaster with a float.