Plaster Walls No More!

Our home renovation project is already getting off to a larger scope of work than originally intended. The hope was to be able to repair the plaster and move on to the next project. However, even before consulting with a professional, we could see that there were just too many cracks, holes, and weak areas of plaster for us to effectively tackle those repairs. It was evident that new drywall was going to look so much better and alleviate the majority of our wall problems.

So now we begin making our biggest mess!

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Working Under Wall Cover

The first job we needed to tackle inside our reno house was all of the wall cover. Before we could really see the condition of every wall we needed to remove a variety of so called decorative materials that I never wanted to look at again.

I started with removing some of the paneling in one of the bedrooms. Which was only the beginning….

wallcover removal

From there, there was a layer of wallpaper then a layer of paint then another layer of wallpaper and another layer of paint. The room was two times bigger when I finished removing all of the wall layers! You can see a little bit of the frame from the drop ceiling in this photo as well. When we removed those panels, the room also had an added height of about a foot!

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