A Typical Day in the Life of a Plumber How to Fix a Leaking
Updated: Jun 20, 2020
Looking to fix a leak? Or maybe how to patch a plasterboard ceiling? We’re glad you stopped by, and we’re ready to help. Be sure to carefully follow the instructions below for best results.
First, you’ll want to cut away the laths and plaster or plasterboard inside the marked area. Use a pad saw. Remove any of the protruding nails in the joists. You can do this with a claw hammer.
Next, drive nails into the noggins at an angle, which helps secure them to the joists.
Fill the join with bonding undercoat plaster
Wow, that was easier than you thought, right? Great job!