How to Repair Torn Drywall

Torn drywall can occur for many reasons such as removing wallpaper, rambunctious children or even scratching it while moving furniture. Most people don’t realize that it’s actually a fairly simple repair as long as you have a few hours to devote too it. You usually don’t have to replace the drywall even if the torn […]

Using Skim Coating to Repair Drywall

Learning how to skim coat drywall is not only a money saver, but a time saver overall. If you are going to make repairs to drywall, it is important to know how to skim coat it properly. By taking the DIY approach, you can save yourself a considerable amount of money – especially when you […]

How To Repair A Drywall Crack

Drywall is much like your skin in that it can develop some visible signs of age as the year’s progress. Where you may develop lines and wrinkles, drywall can suffer cracks that if left untended can lead to some major issues. Cracks in the wall are incredibly unsightly, but the good news is that they […]

How To Repair Water Damaged Drywall

There are few elements more destructive to the home than water. We spend so much time protecting our homes against the likelihood of fire that we often forget that a single leak can cause untold amounts of damage to drywall. It’s worth remembering that drywall has a paper backing and that the combination of water […]

How to Repair Damaged Plaster

There is nothing worse than when the walls in your home start to resemble the lines on your face. You might not be able to restore a youthful glow to your visage, but you can definitely make your cracked or peeling walls shine again with a little bit of plaster repair. There is never a […]

Drywall Ceiling Repair

When we hang around in our homes, we seldom take the time to look up, but it’s actually something we should be doing on a regular basis. Damage to the ceiling can end up being a costly repair, but if we spot the signs of problems early on, we can save a bunch of time […]

How to Repair Holes in Drywall

During my years as a contractor, I got hundreds of calls to repair holes or dents in drywall. Most of these jobs were so small and quick that they fell under my two hour minimum charge and would end up costing the client upwards of $200. Don’t make the mistake of turning to a professional […]