I have an old basement which was built with stone and ciment. It has a
lot of loose ciment which is falling to the floor. I have put parging
on the outside walls, but can I use that also inside or is there a
better product to use inside. the parging looks good outside, but for
inside I would like a smoother look.
Thanks in advance
Is the basement dry?
Is the wall moving? (bowed in or showing large cracks - probably
why you are losing mortar)
What do you intend to do with the room?
Parge and plaster to dead smooth and flat.
Shoot the wall with Gunite or Thoroseal. Trowel to the smoothness
Build a stud wall ( 1 1/2" metal studs) to hold a new drywall
surface, allow electric wiring, insulate, etc.
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