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Weekend Warrior

05:17AM | 12/28/02
Member Since: 11/29/02
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The walls in the house I recently bought have had a terrible taping job done on them. Many of the seems show as a raised crease in the paint. My question is: Is it possible to "Remud" the joints to feather them out better? If so, what do I have to do to the paint, in order for the mud to adhere?

Piffin

06:55PM | 12/28/02
Member Since: 11/06/02
1281 lifetime posts
Do a little digging and prodding to see if there are voids under the tape. It seems to me as though the tape was troweled to tightly, squeezing too much of the mud out from under it so it isn't sticking well enough. If that is the case, you may need to remove and re tape it to be right.
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