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should I plaster or use compund on the sheetrock

should I plaster or use compund on the sheetrock

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Old 01-31-07, 07:23 AM
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should I plaster or use compund on the sheetrock

I am having sheetrock put on 3 cielings of my house. current plaster is loose and very old. would it be better to plaster over the sheetrock or just compund it?

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Old 01-31-07, 07:52 AM
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If you install blue board drywall you plaster over it. Regular drywall gets taped and finished with or without a skim coat of joint compound.
 
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Old 01-31-07, 08:02 AM
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yes..it will be a regular sheetrock....

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