Smooth over rough or damaged walls with a skim coat of mud, applied with a special squeegee knife. It's easy to do and delivers great results.
Mar 14, 1999 ... Edward Lipinski Home Clinic column describes how to skim-coat plaster walls to cover hairline cracks; drawings (M)
Learn everything you need to know about skim-coating a plaster wall.
I just purchased a 1916 bungalow, and removed some open shelving that had been installed on a plastered wall (no back to it). The wall had been painted many ...
Oct 6, 2008 ... With our old plaster walls, one wants to patch and skim coat, while the other wants to put 1/4" drywall. The rationale for the skim coat is that it ...
Nov 13, 2013 ... Up until this point in our plaster repair/skim coating series, the joint compound we 've been applying to the walls has felt a whole lot thicker than ...
Apr 17, 2014 ... How to do a Skim Coat. Have an unsightly plaster wall or ceiling in your home that you've always wanted to smooth out and re-paint? Perhaps ...