Ceiling Plaster

tmcc88October 22, 2010


Iv just purchased an old house, but the plaster has fallen off on one of the ceilings in a large chunk. under the plaster there seems to be beams running across the ceiling and cracking were more beams might be. what are the beams and are they the problem? help

ps see the link for a picture

Here is a link that might be useful: Ceiling plaster coming off

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Are you seeing wood lath?

These are thin strips of wood (1/4 to 3/8 inch) 1bout 1 to 1.25 inches wide with 1/4 inch or so gaps between the strips.

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