wet trades

wet trades

Those building trades which use dry building materials that are mixed with water; for example concrete, mortar, and plaster.
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The Bootle college's Wet Trades Curriculum co-ordinator, Martyn Pearson, said: "When we were approached to get involved by the 'Another Brick in the Wall L8' project team, we jumped at the chance.
It will carry out the concrete, wet trades and MEP works directly, and appoint specialist subcontractors for facade, finishes, and external works packages.
ALEC will carry out the concrete, wet trades, and MEP works directly, and will appoint specialist subcontractors for facade, finishes, and external works packages.
Using the minimum of water in the wet trades, and storing the finishing pieces of timber in the warm house well before they are fitted, will help to keep the drying problems to a minimum.
Workshops for motor vehicles, woodwork, wet trades such as plastering, mechanical, electrical, welding, plumbing and engineering science;
The selected contractors are Newport-based CW Electrical covering electrical installations; Peter O'Neill Services from Cwmbran supplying heating services; Caerphilly- based Quadron Services responsible for wet trades, carpentry and roofing.
The ability to fix directly to almost any substrate without the need for costly preparation, and with wet trades also being eliminated, means that down time, disruption and project duration are all significantly reduced.