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filling hole where small fire was do i need mesh tape ?

Discussion in 'Plastering and Rendering' started by Gary111, 24 Jun 2020.

  1. Gary111

    Gary111

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    Hi, Ive removed a small electric fire and i want to fill the hole.

    Im not very good at skimming so Im thinking I can just butt the plasterboard flish with the existing wall, then fill round the edges, do I need mesh tape or paper tape , or do i even need to use tape ?
    thanks
     
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    Mesh tape and easi fill.
     
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    Spot on, easily done.
     
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