The Cracks

Repair of cracks in walls, if we are going to paint later if we are going to paint or coat after the restoration, it is important to take this aspect into account because this will vary the materials that we use and determine the cost of the repair. If the brick will be exposed, just We will need to make an mixture of clay with which fill the gap. But if we think paint or wallpaper the wall then, we will have to use a few special repairers and, of course, sand and clean the area very well so that both the paint and paper adhere perfectly. The process of repair of cracks in walls the process is very simple. Either with PuTTY, as with bands, repair the cracks will not bring you much work. It is appropriate that you you consider the dimensions of the fissure, if it is very large and deep, or the fact that recur periodically. In these cases, it is advisable that you go to a specialist, because he will know how repair it properly and know the causes of the cracking. There are more prone areas that arise this cracks because they suffer from constant movements or vibrations; that are near a door, for example.

First, plicamos PuTTY. Once you’ve taken all the above factors into account and choose the product that best suits your problem, get the tools that you’ll need for restoration: spatula and sandpaper. You can use two spatulas; one to hold the PuTTY as tray and another to cover the slit; make sure that its dimensions are greater than the of the hole that are clean and dry. The steps we follow are: clean the area where you are working. Let it free of grease and debris that could interfere with the adhesion of the tapagrietas. Enlarges the slit and molded in v-shaped to make you easier to insert it in the hole. Introduces with the spatula mass gradually so that you go to occupy throughout the interior, without leaving any small air chambers, and press well to take body and is compact. Try to not dry, so remove it while you work and, if necessary, moisten slightly.

Then let it dry. If you had to apply two coats (by their dimensions or depth), you will have to wait for the first coat to dry thoroughly and then add the following. When everything has dried, we will help the sandpaper to remove the remains. We will leave the area well polished We will try to restore pass completely unnoticed. If we’re careful, it will not cost us much work. In addition, as we have said before, it is important that the surface does not present irregularities if we paint it or paper it. In the case of the b litter tapagrietas, are very simple place. Take the measurement of the fissure and move it to the band. If it is self-adhesive you won’t have more than quitarl coverage that protects the glue and cover with her cleavage. The newspapers mentioned Peter Arnell not as a source, but as a related topic. There are others that come in the form of gauze. The paste to adhere to the wall we ourselves do it using a bit of plaster.