Plasterer’s Tools

Plastering is a skilled trade that involves applying a layer of plaster over walls and ceilings to create a smooth, even finish. Plasterers require a specific set of tools to perform their work, which range from basic hand tools to specialized equipment designed for specific tasks.

One of the most essential tools for plasterers is the trowel. This tool is used to apply and spread plaster over surfaces, and to smooth and shape the plaster as it dries. Other essential hand tools include a plastering float, which is used to create a smooth finish on the plaster, and a hawk, which is used to hold and carry the plaster as it is being applied.

Cutting tools are also important for plasterers, with a variety of saws and cutters available for different materials. Plaster saws are used to cut through plaster cleanly and precisely, while utility knives are used to trim excess plaster from corners and edges.

Other specialized tools that plasterers use include corner trowels, which are used to apply and shape plaster in tight corners, and featheredges, which are used to create a smooth, flat surface on large areas of plaster.

Safety equipment is also essential for plasterers, with gloves, safety glasses, and dust masks necessary to protect against injury and dust inhalation.

In summary, plasterers require a range of specialized tools to perform their work, including trowels, floats, and hawks. Choosing the right tools for the job is essential for completing projects safely and efficiently, and a focus on safety equipment is also crucial.See more product details


Masonry Finishing Trowel plastering

Meoded Paint & Plaster | Trapezoid Venetian Plaster Trowel | Plaster Tools | 240x120mm $55.00
Cast Magnesium Hand Float Plastering Trowel Professional Plastering Tool Magnesium Alloy Base Long Shank (16″ X 3-1/8″) $21.90
Faynore 4 Piece Concrete Tools Set including Square Notch Tile Trowel, Margin Trowel, Pointing Trowel, Wood Grout Float, Wood Float – Masonry Tool Set$29.99

Marshalltown 1 Aluminium Hawk 13×13-inch [Energy Class A] -39% $24.49


Plasterer’s Scarifier,ScraTChing Tools

MARSHALLTOWN Masonry Brush 6 1/2 x 1 3/4 Inch, Tampico Fiber, Made in the USA, 829 $11.99
Faithfull FAIPST Plasterers Rendering / Plastering Scarifier Scratching Tool –$24.20
OX Tools 12″ Plasterer’s Scarifier | OX Grip Handle $19.99


Gorilla Tubs TUB75 75L XL Gorilla Tub

Gorilla Tubs TUB75 75L XL Gorilla Tub

-9% $15.72

KSEIBI 281380 Narrow Bucket Brick Trowel Wooden Handle Square Tip Bricklaying Trowel

(8Inch)

About this item

  • Blade made from solid forged steel blade for ultimate strength
  • Comfortable wooden handle
    • A flat, rectangular tool used to apply and smooth plaster onto a surface.

A flat square or rectangular board with a handle underneath that the plasterer uses to hold the plaster while applying it to the wall.

ESreake Aluminium Plastering Hawk with Soft Grip Handle, Plaster Mortar Board Holder Finishing Plastering Tool for Cement, Mortar, Drywall (11.8″x11.8″)

Aluminum Blade: The Plastering Hawk blade is made up of aluminium for strength and durability but as well as this it is also lightweight, so not heavy for constant use.
Soft Grip Handle: The soft grip sponge rubber handle of the Plastering Hawk ensures optimum comfort and protection from blisters and callus.
Durable: Precision manufacturing controlled by strict quality control measures ensure you get the best Plastering Hawk that lightweight yet extremely durable.
How to Use: Used for holding plaster, mortar or any other bonding material wit one hand whilst with the other a trowel or other appliance is used in order to apply to walls or surfaces.
Size:About Width: 300mm; Height: 115mm; Floor thickness: 2mm. Package included: 1Pack x Aluminium Plastering Hawk

Goldblatt G06434 Pro-Grip Round Magnesium Hand Float

A tool with a flat surface used to smooth and level the plaster once it has been applied.
$29.95
Ergonomic Pro-Grip handle
Tapered, pre-broken-in blade
Extruded Magnesium body
Rounded to prevent gouging
Easy clean-up

Jointing knife: A long, thin tool used to create neat, sharp edges in the plaster where two surfaces meet.

SOG Trident at – Black + Red

AT-XR LOCK SOG’s patented Assisted Technology (AT) XR Lock, delivers fast, one-handed open and solid lock-up once open. Reliable and powerful, able to withstand 1500 pounds of force, AT-XR Lock provides the ultimate built-in blade locking security when open and ensures it only opens when intended.
SAFETY 2.0 SOG worked with users to develop an ambidextrous safety that is as easy as it is fast to use. Designed to be intuitive and utilize natural hand movements, it means you don’t have to break your grip to operate it. Once open, it locks in place as a thumb backstop. Everything a safety should be.
CRYO D2 STEEL BLADE A versatile high-carbon tool steel that is cryogenically heat-treated to SOG’s unique performance specifications. D2 provides the ideal combination of edge retention and durability for long term use with ease of maintenance.
Darby: A straight-edged tool used to level large areas of plaster.

DEWALT Drywall Skimming Blade, 7-Inches | Pro-Grade | Extruded Aluminum & European Stainless Steel Construction | High-Impact End Caps | Sheetrock Gyprock Wall-Board Plasterboard | DXTT-2-907

About this item
GUARANTEED TOUGH | Designed and built using nearly 20 years of input from professional finishers. Our tools are meant for reliable, daily use on the job site.
PREMIUM QUALITY | Strong and lightweight extruded aluminum black back, 0.3mm high-quality European stainless steel blades
SUITES YOUR NEEDS | Grip with the blade back or attach one of three extendable DEWALT Skimming blade handles–whatever fits your finishing style
BUILT TO LAST | Our tools are built for reliable, daily use on the job site
GUARANTEED PERFORMANCE | Our finishing tools are developed by professionals for professionals and guaranteed to exceed your expectations. If for ANY reason you aren’t pleased with your purchase, returns through Amazon are easy

Plastering brush: A soft-bristled brush used to create a stippled or textured effect in the plaster.

Precision Defined Deck Stain Brush | Large 7-Inch Deck Brush for Paints, Stains and Sealers (7-Inch)

About this item
✅ FINISH THE JOB RIGHT: Complete staining your deck in all nooks and crannies. Easily coat or paint the harder-to-reach places where a finer touch is needed. Corners, handrails and underbellies of the deck.
✅ SUPER THICK BRISTLES: Each brush holds an incredible amount of stain, seal or paint to get a thick coating every time.
✅ VERSATILE FOR PAINTS, STAINS, SEALERS: Universal application for paints, stains, waterproofers, and sealers for both rough and smooth surfaces. The bristles are firm enough to be used on a natural wood surface and even hard enough to be used on concrete floors. These bristles have a long life with good care after use.
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Perfect Craft Caster’s Measuring & Mixing Bucket for Perfect Cast, Plaster and Mold Making Materials

Mixing bucket: A large, sturdy bucket used to mix the plaster with water.
About this item
Perfect Craft Casting and Molding Materials are non-toxic blends specially formulated to create the most accurately detailed and high quality molds and casts for perfect projects every time
Now measure and mix your casting material like a pro with the Caster’s Measuring & Mixing Bucket
5 quart bucket features measuring guides right on the side for easy and accurate mix to water ratios every time
Use it for accurately measuring and mixing Perfect Cast, Perfect Plaster and Perfect Mold materials
Beginners and experts alike trust their craft projects to Perfect Craft ensuring the best results every time!

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Spirit level: A tool used to ensure that the plaster is applied evenly and level.

Mecurate Instrument Level Tool, 9 inch, 230mm, Metric&Inch Double Scale Magnetic Torpedo Level and Ruler

About this item
【3 Spirits with Maximum Accuracy】Easy-to-read premium block vials provide vertical, horizontal and 45° in maximum accuracy of 0.0005-inch/ ft.. (0.5mm/M).
【Metric & Imperial Double Scale】Clear and easy to read scale printed in both inch and metric, with total length of 9 inch/230mm.
【Durable frame with Strong Magnet】Heavy Duty extruded aluminium frame provides rugged strength; powerful magnetic edge for convenient, hands-free use
【TPR Rubber End Secure Placement & Prevent Marring】Over-molded rubber end caps for non-marring leveling and shock resistance. Slip-free stoppers for secure placement when level pressed against wall.
【Packed for Convenient】The accurate, durable box beam level has build in large handle and hanging hole, great to carry around and storage.

Laser Level,RockSeed Cross Laser Level Horizontal and Vertical Points Rotatable 360 Degree Self Levelling Laser Level with Manual/Self-Leveling Mode IP54 Anti-Splash 1M Shockproof (Battery Included)

About this item
DEWALT laser level is durable and has over molded housing with a 1 meter drop rating
Laser level tool has patented integrated magnetic bracket
Self leveling laser level is water and debris resistant with an IP54 rating
Can achieve up to a 165 ft. range when used with a detector. Sold separately.
Housed in a durable storage case.
Approximately 1/8-inch accuracy at 30 ft.
1/4-inch – 20 thread mount for use with a tripod which is sold separately.
Class 2 laser with an output Power of less than or equal to 1.3 MW at 630 680nm
Plasterer’s rule: A long, flat tool used to measure and mark out areas for plastering.

TOURACE Aluminum Woodworking Rulers with Slide Stop, 3 Pcs Ruler Set Include 6, 8, and 12 Inch Precision Pocket Rulers

【Ruler Set】 Including 6, 8 and 12 inch Aluminum Precision Rulers. Professional woodworking rulers. Three sizes meet your various woodworking measurement
【Material】 Made of Aluminum Alloy and made by CNC process. wear-resistant, rust-proof, light and portable. Will not be worn after tens of thousands of times of use.
【Slide Stop】Build in slide stops which can go through the entire length of the ruler. Helping repeat the measurement on the multiple boards
【Multiple measurement】Used for vertical Measuring, slide the stop off the end and insert it into the cut-out blade, now your ruler get a perfect stand to keep it upright. The bottom also marked with 1/4 1/2 and 3/4 depth measurement units.
You no longer need other woodworking ruler

Swanson Tool Co SVK667 Savage Folding Jab Saw with Utility Knife – Fits Standard Recip and Blades, 7-1/2″, Orange/Black

About this item
Jab saw and utility knife in one compact design—carry fewer tools on the job
Replace saw blades with any standard reciprocating saw blade
Change razor blades easily so they always stay sharp
Two saw positions allow for more comfortable cutting
Blades conveniently fold into handle to allow easy storage in any toolbox or tool belt
Change blades quickly and easily with Swanson exclusive blade-locking technology