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plastering over artex

Postby jontyrhodes » Sat Apr 07, 2007 8:55 am

hi i moved into my house recently done all the rooms now onto the front room it has awful diy artex really patchy i was wondering if you can plaster over artex or would it be better ripping the ceiling down and reboarding any help will be greatly appreciated
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Postby thedoctor » Sat Apr 07, 2007 11:13 pm

See the project on artex removal or plastering over it.
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Postby andywatson » Tue Apr 17, 2007 10:09 am

You can plaster over artex, its abit harder but it can be done, and it's easier that ripping a whole cieling down and starting fresh, Dont sand it down as it might have asbestos in it, Also you can buy a remover it's like a paint but it cost abit.

If you want to remove the artex go to the project called artex removal and plastering on the website
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