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  1. General DIY Discussions
    I’m in the process of renovating my house. I need to dot & dab plasterboards onto a stone wall. What would people recommend in terms of preparation of the stone wall? I’ve read online about applying PVA glue, but some have recommended just wetting it. What would everyone on here recommend?
  2. General DIY Discussions
    We're getting flooring done in a couple of weeks and need to remove old skirting boards around our back doors. We've removed them today and have discovered a mess or a job from all ends, from door installation to unfinished plastering maybe? I've attached some photos of the problems and any...
  3. Drywall & Plaster
    Hello, I am remodeling a bathroom in a 1910 New York apartment building. I have removed the wall tiles and tile adhesive back to the original plaster. This plaster substrate is brick and in places there are remnants of sound original paint. The wall has a 3/8" step at about 5' above the floor. I...
  4. Painting
    Hi, My house is a metal construction covered with OSB on the exterior. The plates are screwed to the metal. A seam of 3 millimeters is kept between the plates. Ideally I would like the walls to be completely smooth and painted. I was suggested to attach a metallic net to the OSB plates using...
  5. Electrical
    Is it OK, if junction box has electricity disconnected, or the box is covered, to plaster over the box? Thank you and this is my first time here on the site. So, sorry in advance if I'm doing something wroing.
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