Expanded diamond metal lath is a hot dip galvanized sheet with a multipurpose use used for exterior plaster applications and provides an excellent plaster base. It is corrosion resistant and easily cut and formed. It could be stapled, nailed or screwed to the substrate. It has exceptional strength and flexibility and preferred by many of the contractors worldwide.
Gypsum plaster reinforcing is frequently done with a superior, all-purpose expanded steel. Applications for ceramic tile under ceramic tile on walls, ceilings, and floors also include soffits, surfaces, and ceilings. The best lath now available for ornamental work, flat or curved surfaces, and usage as a reinforcing underlay for spray-applied fireproofing, metal lath is effective in general purpose applications.