How to Repair Old Plaster?

Answer Old plaster that's crumbling off a wall or ceiling can be completely replaced with a drywall patch. However, that requires cutting out a large chunk of the area and it's difficult to make the drywa... Read More »

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How to Repair Plaster?

The need to repair plaster is almost inevitable, if you live in a house that was built using the material. The task can be repetitive and daunting, since the cracks are usually due to the frame and... Read More »

How to Repair Loose Plaster?

Plaster walls are an elegant finish to any wall interior. But it is becoming common for deteriorating walls to be replaced by drywall because of its ease in installation and low cost. If a section ... Read More »

How to Repair a Lathe & Plaster Ceiling?

Before drywall came along, lathe and plaster was the standard way to cover walls and ceilings. Strips of wood lathe were nailed to joists and studs, then covered in plaster. When part of your plast... Read More »

How to Repair a Lath & Plaster Ceiling?

When your plaster ceiling begins to sag or bulge, it requires your immediate attention before it collapses. Plaster is very heavy and needs to be anchored securely. Over time, plaster can lose its ... Read More »