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sjsinc2

03:01AM | 08/28/00
Member Since: 08/27/00
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We just bought a 140 yr old house that has ceilings I've never seen before. The paint does not adhere to this kind of ceiling, and very room is peeling. I do not want to lose the detail in the ceilings, especially in the hallways / stariways, as it iis curved and has much more detail than a new ceiling would. Any suggestions on:
What the ceiling are made of?
What to use to get paint to adhere?

Chip

02:25PM | 08/28/00
Before you go any further you may want to have painter come and look at this, it is too hard to tell sight un-seen on a 140 yr house. Maybe if you posted more detail about the ceilings.
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