Category Archives: Drywall Advice

3 Easy Steps to Get Rid of Old Wall Anchors

After some time, old wall anchors can become more unattractive than useful. When this happens, it is possible to repair the problem all on your own. Continue reading to learn how to get rid of pesky wall anchors in just … Continue reading

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Fundamental Information About Installing Water-Proof Drywall

If you are preparing to install water-proof drywall in your home, there are some things you need to know first. Continue reading to learn some basics surrounding “green board”, including what it is, what it does, and how to install … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Spackle and Spackle Tools

When it is time to drywall your property, there are endless steps, instructions, guidelines, and materials that must be implemented with perfection to achieve a level-5 drywall install. One of the most important materials that will make a big difference … Continue reading

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How to Cut Drywall With Just Two Simple Tools

When it comes to cutting drywall, professional contractors use a secret method to save time. This method involves using two very basic and common toolbox staples: a tape measurer and a utility knife. Continue reading to learn how you can … Continue reading

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Tips for Hiring a Drywall Crew

It is not a simply chore finding a reputable, affordable, and accomplished drywall crew. So for this reason, it is important to evaluate a contractor properly before moving forward with their services. Below are some tips for choosing the right … Continue reading

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How to Remove Odors From Walls

In a previous blog, we discussed how to remove smoke stains from walls. But even after you eliminate char and soot stains, smoke damage can still leave a lingering odor behind. So in this blog, we’ll talk about a popular … Continue reading

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Tips for Mildew and Mold Protection After Heavy Rains

We have all grown up with the annual phrase, “April Showers Brings May Flowers.” And it is so true! But sometimes, the rainy season doesn’t stop in April, and instead, continues throughout the entire year. Rain is certainly good for … Continue reading

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How to Clean Smoke Stains on Walls

Whether you are renovating after a fire, or simply flipping houses, knowing how to remove smoke stains from walls is a necessary skill set to have. Long-term, indoor tobacco use can cause walls to discolor or stain in certain areas, … Continue reading

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Tips for Avoiding DIY Drywall Mistakes

When people attempt to do their own drywall repairs, the potential for making mistakes is high. Without the proper resources and knowledge, drywall repairs can be messy, complex, and unpredictable. They are not the everyday chore you can easily tackle. … Continue reading

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The 8 Basic Phases of a Basement Refinishing Project

Are you considering refinishing your basement on your own? If so, this is a big decision that will involve comprehensive research, trial and error, long hours, and slow progress. Unless you are an experienced handyman, or have experience in the … Continue reading

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