Wednesday, July 16, 2008
More photos of completed crack-repair prep
Simple closure of a crack using flexible grout is quickest, but general instability in a wall may be more-permanently cured with willingness to set in fresh plaster. Here is the opposing stairwell wall, ready for smoothing with setting mud.
Here is the prep of a bathroom ceiling, a first application of flexible grout, and two coats of basecoat plaster. The next step is near-leveling of all repairs using flexible grout. Finish with careful buildup of setting mud.