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    Skim Plastering - What type of plaster?

    Hi there, Wonder if anyone could help me. I am looking to skim over the walls in an upstairs bedroom. The walls are currently painted - 3 of which on top of existing plaster and 1 straight onto plasterboard. Is Thistle Multi-Finish suitable for the job? I was planning on giving the...
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    Finishing plasterboard joints around existing wall/ceiling

    Sorry meant to add this to my previous post. If I go ahead with using tapered edge plasterboard is it ok to start in a corner (where the old wall meets the new stud wall - 90o angle) with the tapered edge or is it advisable to trim this of in this situation. Thanks again.
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    Finishing plasterboard joints around existing wall/ceiling

    Many thanks for taking the time to reply. Is decorator’s chaulk okay for around the corners? I will be buying a bag of easi-fill anyway. I don’t mind taping the internal angle joints as well if this is the best way forward. I was just concerned there would be a noticeable build up of filler...
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    Finishing plasterboard joints around existing wall/ceiling

    Hello, I wonder if anyone can help me... I plan on separating a large bedroom by building a partition wall to create a smaller bedroom and separate home office. I plan on building this from timber and plasterboard. To keep costs down I plan on painting the plasterboard after it has been...
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