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    eee gad, now what

    The paint has started peeling away in several places as you can see. This is 1936 plaster. I'm not sure when it was painted last; more than two years ago for sure. How best to fix it? THANKS!
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    by lorilori
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    Re: peeling paint

    "drylock paint" ... ?
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    Re: Garage interior paint to deter spiders/bugs

    Try eucalyptus...
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    Re: messy painting

    Thanks everyone! The original poster is overwhelmed!
    I've never heard of painters caulk but look forward to the "caulk vs. cutting" commentary. I suspect, however, if it's anything like the caulk I...
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    messy painting

    Well, I thought I was a fairly good painter...However, my beautiful 72 year old house with original trim tells another story! I guess all my other projects involved painted trim! Any tips on cleaning...
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    Re: cable or antenna wriring

    Uh, oh....knob and tube wiring??? What is that and how would I know?
    Thanks!
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    Re: cable or antenna wriring

    Thanks you guys! That makes me feel better.
    I had a terrible experience with the phone - the house had one original hard wired phone that the previous owner was still renting. The executor had to...
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    cable or antenna wriring

    Hello! I've recently moved into a beautiful house built in 1936. Most everything is original, including the old plaster walls. It is in amazingly good shape with few cracks. The builder who looked at...
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