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Smoothing Plater Walls


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05-06-05, 10:46 AM   #1  
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Smoothing Plaster Walls

We are prepping plaster walls for repainting in a house we just bought. The walls are rough because of half-hearted patching jobs and paint drips from the last owner. Is the best approach to attack these with a finishing sander, or will hand tools work better? Also, should we be smoothing with new plaster?


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05-06-05, 11:54 AM   #2  
hi
just scrappe off some and fill the holes and then sand
or you could used 1/4 drywall over the old plaster and mud and tape

 
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