# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772420

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Spackle holes or cracks in plaster.

Definition

Spackling should include

  • selecting PPE
  • identifying the necessary tools and materials (e.g., spackling knife, drywall tape, sandpaper)
  • describing the procedures to repair a crack in a plaster surface, using spackling compound.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What surface preparation should be performed before applying spackling compound?
  • When should drywall tape be used?
  • When should spackling not be used to fill cracks?
  • What should be done once spackling is complete?