You can spray the railings with proper proection. Check out Rhino Shield Ceramic Coating in your area. It is thick enough that over spray is minima...
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If the plaster is turning to powder it is from moisture. It's possible the damage occured slowly and the paint over the surface hid it for some tim...
I restored an old church years ago and the was ornate plaster moldings as well as the walls and ceilings. I ended up finding an older man that grew...
If the texture is too hard to sand out smooth, it is easier to skim coat over the walls with drywall mud and sand that. The walls will become perfe...
Rhino Shield is your best value. It is independantly tested by BASF, carries a 25 year warranty based on that testing and only costs about 2X the c...
That is tough stuff. Google "silent paint remover" and order one. It will take off an area the sise of a shoebox at a time.
P.S. If you are skimming as the other response mentioned, you can thin down the mud with water ( mixing it with an auger ) and rake it off with a w...
I think there is some confusion in the terminoligy you're using. Do you mean dry wall mud or plaster? Tape on the joints and dry wall (drywall) mu...