A neoprene float is used in the tadelakt base coat process to straighten and make the surface flat. Neoprene is a bit more forgiving than a wood float, but still firm enough to plane the plaster down to a flat surface.
Traditional Tadelakt is a timing sensitive, multi-material, and multi- step finish. To acquire the specialized knowledge, skills, and abilities for the best possible Tadelakt Finish outcome, several rounds of practice is recommended before embarking on an actual project
Project Consultation with an Earthaus Tadelakt expert is available for unique project questions and concerns. Consultation is available in 15 minute increments ($30).