Unless I've boarded or got a straight answer as to when it was I tend to grit rarely use pva full stop, I make my own pre grit up from sika latex.
Don't do sitework so never metres of boardwork anyhow just plenty of s**t walls.
Use these have 2-3 kicking about so never without and filters I change regularly fits tight round nose and mouth. Becomes part of routine and don't think about it .
Them paper things are waste of time no different to the days of tying shirt round yer face prob less efficient tbh.
Here on the costa just about every job is going over s**t work plastering or not ,place is fkin r******d.
Plus side has always kept me busy even if depressing at times at the lack of skills or care here.
Yes your correct both are and were as stated :sisi:
Your finally on the road to recovery :)
Admitting these things is a huge step and I would like to be the first to congratulate you on your transcendence into a healthier mindset .:birras: