Repair badly cracked plaster ceilings by covering them with a layer of 1⁄2-in. drywall.
My standard fix for plaster cracks is to carve out the damage, fill the gap with setting-type joint compound, tape it, add topcoats of compound, and sand. This method is…
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Learn how to pry trim from walls without damaging either one
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