Thistle MultiFinish is the plasterers' first choice for finishing most backgrounds. ,It has excellent workability and a reliable setting time. This makes it the perfect skim coat plaster for a durable decorative finish to plasterboard walls or ceilings, or for finishing over undercoat plasters.

Key facts

  • Suits most common backgrounds
  • Easy to work and apply by hand
  • Excellent workability and a reliable setting time
  • Offers a sound insulation improvement of up to 2dB for some GypWall systems
  • Provides airtightness and seals gaps, limiting flanking routes for sound transfer
  • The smooth, consistent surface is ideal for decoration


Thistle Hardwall is a gypsum undercoat plaster for use on most masonry. With a final coat of Thistle Multi-Finish, it provides a smooth, inert, high quality surface to internal walls. The combination has superior impact resistance, earlier surface drying, a higher than normal resistance to efflorescence, and gives a durable base for the application of decorative finishes.