Category Archives: Drywall Advice

All the Supplies You Will Ever Need for DIY Drywall

Looking to step up your drywall repair game? One of the easiest and most rewarding approaches is to fill up your work shed inventory with all the drywall supplies you will ever need, from basics to pro-grade. Continue reading for … Continue reading

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What it Takes to Get Rid of a Popcorn Ceiling

Textured popcorn ceiling patterns used to be all the rage back when oak cabinets were still considered modern and microwave ovens were sitting on their own stands in the kitchen. But just like cabinets and microwaves, design concepts and trends … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Removing Painted Over Wallpaper

If you discover walls in your new home that were originally wallpapered, and then later painted over, you are probably looking for the fastest way to undo these outdated renovations. However, there is no real “quick fix” or secret method … Continue reading

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The 10 Standard Steps to Removing Soaked Drywall

When you have a major flood or water leak inside your property, you can be sure you’ll have damaged drywall as well. Soaked or soggy drywall should be removed immediately, before mold and mildew can develop. But before you decide … Continue reading

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Top-Rated and Recommended Electronic Stud Finders

It’s not until we are older, wiser, and well, financially responsible for our own homes, that finding wall studs prior to hanging décor becomes a priority. No more do we use wall tacks for pictures, or blindly bang nails into … Continue reading

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How to Spot Improper Drywall Installation

When drywall does not look or perform the way it should, it usually boils down to improper installation. Drywall installation is the key to longevity and appeal, making the decision of hiring a drywall contractor a serious one. If you … Continue reading

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Benefits of Using Aluminum Mesh Patches for Drywall Repair

If you have a small hole in your wall, you likely want a fast and affordable solution. Aluminum screen wall patches are a product that can make this happen. Continue reading to learn more about aluminum mesh patches for drywall, … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Locating Wall Studs Without a Tool

Whether you are making some minor drywall repairs, or hanging a heavy mirror overlooking the dining room table, it is necessary to know where those hidden wall studs are located. Why? Well, there are many reasons that make wall studs … Continue reading

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How to Remove Water Damaged Drywall

If your property experienced an interior water leak, chances are that you have some water soaked drywall on your hands. If so, you will need to take immediate action to resolve such damage in order to preserve the structural integrity … Continue reading

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An Easy Guide to Removing Stubborn Wall Anchors

Stubborn old wall anchors can be extremely frustrating when it comes time for them to be removed. In fact, many homeowners are nervous to try it on their own because they fear damaging the surrounding drywall. If you have old … Continue reading

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