Repair and finishing of apartments is a difficult and hard work. In many ways, she is encouraged by the need to whitewash the ceiling. The plaster is liable to whitewashing is not too easy, and therefore it will be superfluous to discuss some of the nuances of this work.
This ceiling not only looks disgusting, but also simply dangerous, since the layer of plaster that has fallen to the head certainly will not add to it. And because the plaster ceiling, the price of which can be quite high, the event is absolutely necessary. Even more necessary is its periodic renewal, since in this case the ceiling coating can last much longer.
The ceiling can be whitewashed with lime or use a construction chalk that is thoroughly ground. There is also a more common way to whitewash the ceiling. For this purpose, water-emulsion paint is very suitable for all of its qualities . It should be quality and fresh, and not stuck since last time! Unfortunately, domestic repairs and finishing of apartments often differ precisely in this. Of course, that it is absolutely unacceptable to use the old solution in the case when you apply decorative plaster for the ceiling, to spoil it with such methods is very simple.
Further, using putty and spatula, it is worth trying to repair all cracks and defects in the coating. Joints are completely filled with putty, for this purpose it is applied alternately in the transverse and longitudinal directions. At the next stage, such a ceiling is to be covered with liquid soil.
Then, using a hand roller or using a special spray, the primer is gently applied to the prepared surface of the ceiling to give it a matte shade. You should wait at least 2-3 days for sufficient drying of the whitewash, after which finish the finish layer of the ceiling. Plaster after such repairs should last a long time.