Drywall Repair projects
How to Patch Drywall
Fix damaged walls with these DIY repairs you can do. Don't melt down if a doorknob, misguided chair or an impromptu hockey game knocks a big…
Use Aluminum Mesh for Fast Drywall Repair
Aluminum screen wall patches simplify and speed up repairs to holes in walls. Stick it on and mud it smooth.
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How to Repair a Drywall Crack
Eventually even the best-built houses develop a few cracks due to settling, usually around doors and windows. Learn how to fix them the right…
Drywall Repair: How to Fix Cracks
The only way to fix a recurring drywall crack around a door or window is to bridge the crack with a fresh sheet of drywall. The fix takes a few…
How to Fix Popped Drywall Nails and Screws
Fix drywall nail and screw pops in four simple steps, using drywall screws and drywall compound.
How to Paint Walls: Prepare Interior Walls for Painting
Quick fixes for the 8 most common drywall flaws, including nail pops, cracks at corners, bubbled or loose tape and holes. Fix them right before…
How to Remove a Hollow Wall Anchor
Remove unwanted hollow wall anchors without wrecking your wall. Punching them through does minimal damage and simplifies wall patching.
Preparing Walls for Painting: Problem Walls
We show you how to fix common wall flaws and make them perfectly smooth before you paint. You'll save the $200 expense of hiring a pro.