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lath-and-plaster

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  • Hollow doors and wallboard are less durable than solid-oak doors and lath-and-plaster walls.

    The Next Slum?

  • It had been rammed right through the lath-and-plaster surface.

    Pathfinder

  • I assume that even if they sealed it up, it would still be lath-and-plaster or wood.

    Pathfinder

  • We struck a little path, and followed it, and presently came on a tiny temple in a clearing, a lath-and-plaster thing that looked as though it hadn't been visited in years.

    Fiancée

  • The lath-and-plaster wall between the kitchen and the bathroom probably needs to be tied to the outside wall and/or have a new joist put underneath.

    May 7th, 2009

  • While we could certainly fish new wires through our lath-and-plaster circa-1930 walls to rewire the house, we're saving up to have an electrician do it.

    Projects You Shouldn’t Try To DIY | Lifehacker Australia

  • At first, he resolved the problem by drawing and painting graffiti directly on to the fading, peeling wallpapered lath-and-plaster walls of the Gippsland ruins, later removing entire sections of them to exhibit in the gallery.

    Wildwood

  • Part of this need was due to the house in which my family lived - an ancient lath-and-plaster construction my parents obtained when the State of Ohio declared eminent domain over a portion of land in Stark County, and then ripped an interstate through it, a space where houses once stood.

    Steven Denlinger: Eminent Domain

  • Nobody seems to have connected the report with him, though the gun, being fired in a confined space, must have sounded loud, and there were several people in the billiard-room, separated from him only by a lath-and-plaster partition.

    Twelve Stories and a Dream, by H. G. Wells

  • Thus was ended the huge cost of lath-and-plaster crews that used to finish the insides of buildings.

    Revolutionary Inventions For House And Home

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