Category Archives: Drywall Advice

Do You Have Sweaty Walls?

If your home or commercial property has wet walls, or walls that “sweat” with condensation, then you may have a mold problem on your hands sooner than later. Mold grows in dark and moist environments; and since the inside of … Continue reading

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How to Patch Up Plaster Walls

Remodeling a home can bring to light many unexpected surprises, like an old plaster-over-lath wall for instance. Many homeowners immediately feel the urge to rip down plaster and replace it with drywall. But sometimes, a plaster wall can be salvaged … Continue reading

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How to Take Out Dry Wall Anchors

Old, exposed drywall anchors are not appealing. So it is only natural to want them removed. But many homeowners are scared to try this task on their own because they are concerned about damaging their drywall. Also totally natural. If … Continue reading

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What Do I Need to Repair a Hole in the Wall

Whether you are carrying a treadmill down to the basement, or hosting a party of preteen boys, drywall damage is bound to happen at some point in home ownership. Fortunately, drywall is designed to be fairly easy to repair and … Continue reading

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Want to Know Where Your Drywall Cracks Came From?

Drywall cracks are the worst. You spend so much time making sure your home or office is in tip-top shape, and then you notice that alligator fissure below the bathroom light switch plate. Fortunately, there is a simple and convenient … Continue reading

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A Helpful Guide to Simple Baseboard Removal

Baseboard removal doesn’t have to be a hassle. With the right materials and knowledge, you can remove baseboards without damaging them or your walls. This way, you can restore the look of your existing baseboards and then re-install them for … Continue reading

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Routine Wall Maintenance Tips You Need to Know

Just like so many other assets and commodities in the home, walls require a certain level of routine maintenance. So if you want to maintain that level 5 drywall finish and professional paint job, you will need to learn the … Continue reading

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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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