Removing all of the damaged and loose plaster. Also taking out any rotted lath boards.
Continuing to clean out the loose plaster.
The most problematic area of the ceiling, most likely due to many plumbing leaks from the bathroom above. While we’ve got it all exposed, we are going to redo the plumbing for the bathroom.
Clearing out an area of plaster in this part of the wall. This is where the new water pipes will come up through the wall.
The lath removed.
Ready for the first phase of the plumbing work (the hot & cold supply lines).