Old House C.P.R. – the Center for People Restoring – grew out of a dedication to fostering a community of old house resources for the purpose of assisting people in their efforts to take good care of their old place.

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How to Plaster:
Book 1: Basics of Repairing & Restoring Plaster

The essential guide to repairing, restoring, and renovating your old home – Plaster Edition

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The Old House Handbook edition on How to Plaster will teach you how to address numerous plaster topics including:

  • Identifying and handling various plaster systems
  • Analyzing plaster problems and how to fix them
  • Incorporating modern materials to make your repairs easier
  • Applying plaster and developing your technique
  • Step-by-step Crack Repair & Patching How-To’s

 

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How to Plaster
Book 2: Plastering, Skimming & Plaster Reattachment

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Plaster Recipes
A complete set of plaster mixes

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TOT: Avoid Harsh Drain Cleansers

DON’T use chemical drain cleaners to unclog your toilet or other drains! These products are not only dangerous to your health, but can damage plumbing fixtures and pipes, and kill the good bacteria operating septic systems – creating costly repairs!

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New eBook!
How to Plaster

The essential guide to repairing, restoring, and renovating your plaster!

  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Working with plaster
  • Applying plaster
  • Complete repair How-To’s

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