Would you like to renew the look of your home, giving a freshen the walls, but you end up with the classic problem of the plaster off because of the stresses to which it is exposed and sudden changes of temperature such as humidity. With this guide you will learn how to repair plaster walls detached from the wall. yet attention to the tools used and the materials necessary for the success of your work. Clearly you can refer also to a plaster or professional builder but you will need to estimate a minimal expense . Also consider that before you get to grips to make these tweaks in the house and before you will be able to solve the problem recurs every time.


Equipped with hammer and chisel, brush, water, lime mortar or plaster, wood lath, plaster and metal trowel. You can find them at any store that sells building materials and hardware. It will not be a big expense and in any case it would be worth. Dressed in clothes that can get dirty freely. Cover the floor with the sheets or cardboard and repair the baseboard even with the masking tape. These precautions can avoid them, but it is clear that if I had the hassle of clean soil will be greater. Having said that, the first thing you need to do, is to secure the area to be repaired with lines straight and parallel. Then, with a hammer and a chisel blow up of the plaster to the wall below, beginning from the outside. Now sprinkle with a brush pot, then wets the wall, so you will facilitate the mortar and will prevent it drying out too quickly.

At this point, switch to fill the area with lime mortar, if deep, or with gypsum plaster, if the area is small. Now before it’s dry, you will need to smooth the mortar with a metal trowel. If the area is large, use a strip with a saw movement. Before it gets taken, tagline a little with the trowel, leaving space for the finishing layer.

Thus, to apply the finishing coat, put a little chalk on the trowel and spread it working with only one edge of the trowel slightly inclined to the wall. The float will need to always keep it moving, first from bottom to top, then from right to left. Now for the smooth, spray a little ‘ water and a circular motion to the float. Yet dry and then admire your work.