Reasons for Preserving Your Lath and Plaster Walls

While most of us would agree that drywall has numerous advantages over lath and plaster walls. However, certain wall details, such as coved ceilings, are not easily duplicated with drywall. A few lath and plaster contractors do exist, and are available to restore old plaster walls, repair damage, or create the special acoustical effects associated with plaster surfaces. Such plaster work is relatively expensive. However, with continual maintenance it is not usually necessary.