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Old 04-05-2012, 08:41 PM   #1
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As opposed to wetwall.

srsly.
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Old 04-05-2012, 08:50 PM   #2
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"Wetwall" is mixed plaster that is spread over wire mesh and/or wood lathe.

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"Wetwall" is mixed plaster that is spread over wire mesh and/or wood lathe.

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It would be a carpet installer to not know that.

Ted is spot on. Plaster goes on "wet" and dries in place. Then someone created a wall that was installed dry...hence, drywall.
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