I have the following wall I need to sand

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Issue is the wall is made of plaster.

  • Is there a way to sand it without spreading plaster dust all over my kitchen, please?


  • Is that loose paint, in the picture? – tahwos Jul 27 '17 at 2:32
  • hi @tahwos what do you mean by loose paint, please? – Andy K Jul 27 '17 at 4:56
  • It looks like flakes of paint, on the surface. – tahwos Jul 28 '17 at 23:28
  • @tahwos it is flake of paints – Andy K Jul 29 '17 at 9:03
  • Then your first course of action, would be to remove all of the loose paint, with scrapers and a stiff brush. – tahwos Jul 31 '17 at 23:53

You can use a Drywall Vacuum sander http://amzn.to/2uWPcdB that connects to a vacuum. The vacuum will pick up the vast majority of dust that gets created.

These things use a special abrasive screen/sandpaper that allows the dust being created to pass through the screen/sandpaper and into your vacuum cleaner. This also helps prevent the abrasives from clogging due to dust.

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