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Skimming over paper

Discussion in 'Plastering and Rendering' started by kbp4510, 26 Oct 2018.

  1. kbp4510

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    Hi I am about to skim a hallway and landing but there's some difficult paper stook to the wall that is realy har to get off can anyone help with a easy way to get it off or if I can just skim over it. I have tried to get steamer on it with no joy. Thanks
     

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    So basically if I can't get it off will this show after plastered ? Thanks
     
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    It’ll certainly show when the plaster falls off the wall.
     
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    Yep I thought so lol. It's a nightmare to get off and there's hell load of it.
     
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    If it’s that hard, take a grinder/sds chisel and cut the patches. You’re plastering anyway...
     
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    Grinder with a wire cup would have it off in no time..
     
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    Yeh il give that a go I got a new scraper yesterday and that got a nice bit of it off but still half the stairs and top landing with it on but yeh I'm going to try this tomorrow cheers.
     
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