How to Repair Plaster

Quick fixes for cracked plaster

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Mud pan
  • Paint roller
  • Roller sleeve
  • Utility knife
  • Taping knife

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Fiberglass mat
  • Joint compound
  • Nu-Wal plaster repair system