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Changing the look of the external render

Discussion in 'Plastering and Rendering' started by wig, 14 Nov 2020.

  1. wig

    wig

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    My house is rendered outside with dark grey chippings. It looks kinda dark and depressing.

    Would it be ok if I brushed off all the chippings and painted it white?

    Also I noticed there is a crack running up vertical in part of the render, it is about 1mm wide. Should I use some sort of dremmel thin grinding tip to gouge the crack bigger and then fill it in? What do I fill it with?
     
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  3. itll look bad.
    exterior filler, or fill it with paint as you go.
     
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