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stoner529 08-23-2012 09:47 AM

How To Remove Acoustic Popcorn Ceilings
 
Here is a video for those who wonder how to remove an acoustic popcorn ceiling. I have removed many popcorn ceilings and a few tips and tricks about what really are tips, tricks, and what does and doesn't always work.

Video of how to remove popcorn

mae-ling 09-09-2012 11:42 AM

This method works well on unpainted popcorn ceiling, if it has been painted sometimes all you can do is use paint scrapers and scrape it all off.

stoner529 09-09-2012 12:02 PM

With regards to painted popcorn...there are several methods that can work...
Lots of water.
Vinegar sometimes helps when added.
Or soak the ceiling and peel the layer of paint off first, then scrape the popcorn off.

If you have use a paint scraper, it might not be popcorn.

Cian20 09-20-2012 05:43 PM

Hey. Im trying to skim a ceiling for the first time. But wen I am pulling back the plaster seems too come off any one no wat im doin wrong


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