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plastering a ceiling

Postby paul65 » Sun Oct 07, 2007 9:02 am

thanks in advance :lol: im about to plaster a very large ceiling 28foot long
ive been advised to use stop bead at a half way point plaster up to it then carry on plastering
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Postby raymondo » Mon Oct 08, 2007 10:15 pm

if you are fairly experienced, then it should be possible to tackle this in a day if you have somebody to mix the plaster for you. also, is it a new plasterboard ceiling, or a reskim? if a reskim then make sure you apply 2 coats of pva/water mix first to kill the suction.
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