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How to fix holes in internal brick wall?

Postby sherbolton » Fri Mar 07, 2008 9:03 am

Hi I have just bought a house and we are currently redecorating. We removed the wallpaper to find 2 large and deep circular holes cut out of the brick, I'm thinking they were sockets. How can we fill the hole and patch the plaster?
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Gorilla Glue heavy duty grab adhesive

Postby welsh brickie » Sat Apr 12, 2008 10:15 am

you can use expanding foam.
Foam the holes dont use to much it expands 30 times the ammount you use,once dried about 3 hours cut the foam back.
Then use PVA glue to prepair the area around the socket and 1 coat plaster to finish
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