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we had an unscrupulous contractor put lime plaster and in some places drywall mud between ceiling boards in an old barn. Nothing was placed on the wood to give plaster a "tooth", of course, now the plaster is falling out of the gaps between boards in chunks. Dry white powder is also falling out and dispersing. I imagine the lime in the plaster is not healthy to inhale and we are trying to figure out a solution to this. One handyperson has told us to leave it, as removal will be difficult, anothe


Not sure if there is room for it in the cracks, but you might try caulking it in with Energy Seal caulk.

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