Can you paint over hairline cracks in ceiling?
Polycell Crack-Free Ceilings is a great way to restore cracked ceilings to a smooth ‘good as new’ finish. It’s flexible paint formulation uses Polyfilla technology to not only cover cracks but prevent them from reappearing. Restores cracked ceilings to a smooth ‘as good as new’ finish.
How do you fix hairline cracks in new drywall?
Cracks that appear at the top of wall corners are usually due to a thick application of mud. Smooth out the dried mud around these cracks with fine-grit sandpaper, and then fill only the cracks with drywall mud. Do not apply it to the area around the crack.
How do I cover cracks in my ceiling?
How to fix a patch when you’re repairing a ceiling
- Start by holding the patch in position and checking it’s level with the ceiling.
- Brush a PVA solution onto the edges of the patch and surrounding plaster and let it dry.
- Spread a layer of plasterboard jointing compound over the joint and press jointing tape into it.