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  1. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    There is a mold and moisture issue. Removing the plaster took care of the smell, but there is still moisture in areas of the rug and in the next closet. Concrete is directly under lime plaster no lath and suspect brick or something? I have pictures, is this mold or should i just focus on plaster
  2. Drywall & Plaster
    Removing plaster to get to underneath concrete mold removal. Problem is... a lot, rusted wires, galvanized steel pipe, secret crumbling brick exposure, bad patch work. House is from 1939. Anywaay I've run into this dust looking, but impossible to remove stuff covering the straight masonry. Any...
  3. Drywall & Plaster
    Hello I need advice on how to treat efflorescence on plastered interior walls. I am building the future house of my family in Mozambique and some time (I can’t tell you how long) after the bricklayers had plastered the walls white stuff appears on it. It is only on the interior part of the south...
  4. Drywall & Plaster
    hi all - Trying to repair a lathe/plaster wall in our old house. What started as a small project has turned into a bigger one.... You can see the photo here: This was originally a very small opening and I may have made the wrong decision by continuing to tear out old plaster when perhaps I...
  5. Drywall & Plaster
    Hi! A few weeks ago I started this thread and got some fantastic advice: I decided to do one section of the downstairs of the home at a time starting with the hallway. I tore down the paper, washed the walls, sealed...
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