How to Skim Coat to Remove Wall Texture - Sawdust Girl®
In this post I'm showing you how to skim coat over wall texture to create a smooth finish. Smoothing wall texture can be time consuming but it id DIY'able.
Drywall Patching Tips and Tricks: Holes, How To, Wall, DIY
Check out these invisible drywall patch tips after moving into your new home. No need to hire a handyman when you can do it yourself and save money | Decorating Your Home
How to Repair a Cracked Drywall Ceiling
Whether you live in an old building or have water damage, cracks in drywall can be fixed with a just a little time and effort. Learn how to patch a damaged ceiling permanently and the cost involved.
Drywall Patch Repair - The Easy Way - The DIY Village
Drywall patch repair doesn't need to be intimidating, Matt provides a step by step on the process while sharing some great tips to make this process easy.
Painting Like a Pro - Step 1. 80% is the Prep Work
After years of painting rooms, I can tell you that 80% of a professional paint job is in the preparation. Let's start painting like a pro!
A Flawless Drywall Repair
Fixing a hole in drywall is a great DIYer project, and it's a skill that every homeowner should master. There's more than one way to patch a medium-sized hole. However, this is the fail-proof method used by pro contractors. 1. Square the hole 2. Install a backer-board 3. Cut a new piece of drywall 4. Tape all the joints 5. Apply several coats of mud 6. Sand smooth 7. Prime and paint #drywall #repair
How To Patch Plaster Walls - Old House Journal Magazine
Plaster—common in old houses built between 1700 and 1940—is usually a mixture of lime putty, sand, and animal hair applied over wood lath. (Gypsum was later added to the mix.) Properly installed, plaster is squeezed through spaces between the lath to form “keys” (a kind of hook) that help keep it in place. Of all […]