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    khal327
    how to paint newly skimmed walls
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    • 11th Jul 11, 5:23 AM
    how to paint newly skimmed walls 11th Jul 11 at 5:23 AM
    hi, just wondering if anyone can advise me on how to paint skimmed walls. i have just had my rooms in my old house skimmed due to having new wiring and have been told to leave it 5 days until dry. The plasterer has told me to sand paper it first until it goes whitish as it was red plaster. can anyone advise me on what paint/undercoat to buy and where to buy it from please. i was wondering whether a paint pod white paint would be any good for the first coat?
    any help would be great.
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