bonding spots

Postby stevemarsh1 » Fri Apr 02, 2010 10:11 am

we have just had living room replastered using plasterboard and plaster bonding we have then had it skimmed we have sized the walls with weak paste 1 coat of white emulsion then the colour we wanted which was matt however with these 2 coats on we are still getting bonding spots coming through any ideas thanks
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Postby stoneyboy » Fri Apr 02, 2010 11:04 pm

"we are still getting bonding spots coming through" if you are referring to the dot and dab fixing areas then this may be because damp is penetrating through the plasterboard. This can either be because you did not allow enough time between fixing and painting or the boards have been fixed to an inherently damp wall.
Leave things until we get some drying weather and see if the problem persists.
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Postby polishingpeanuts » Tue May 04, 2010 9:14 pm

I'll second that stonyboy!
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