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a plasterlike material used to cover joints or the heads of screws in drywall or plasterboard.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Skim-coating is the technique of applying thin layers of gypsum-based
over the entire surface.
She wandered over, peered into the
bucket, watched me spread the stuff back and forth.
dries because of a chemical reaction, not because of water evaporation.
must be prepared in well ventilated space outdoors.
Tapers apply the
along each side of the joint, and apply paper tape the length of the joint.
Sometimes, weather conditions do affect
application and texturing techniques.
on sheetrock walls was addressed in this report.
Joints are finished with paper tape and
Exposed screw heads are finished with
buckets for tool or material storage by clients or crews.
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