DIY Doctor

Plastering pipe boxing after kitchen refurb

Postby kevin911 » Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:53 pm

Hi everyone
I’ve just had my kitchen replastered - but the plaster refused to plaster pipework boxing because it was finished in timber. Hensuggested I paint it. I’m now considering replacing all the timber boxing with plasterboard, and getting a (different ) plasterer to finish it.
My questions are:
It is definitely not possible to plaster over the timber boxing?
And is it convention to plaster over boxing? The guy who did the plastering suggested painting was better as it was easier to access the pipework if it leaked...
Appreciate any comments...many thanks, Kevin
kevin911
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
0%
Posts: 1
Joined: Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:31 pm


Sponsor

DIY asbestos test kits



  • DIY How to Project Guides
  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!


 
  • Related Topics