Last Activity:08-27-2011 3:08 AM
Posted in thread: Cheap garage ceiling ideas? on 08-27-2011 at 03:06 AM
The code would all depend on where you live. Just hang the drywall, you thank yourself in the
long run.... Fire tape it quick and be done with it if you're not concerned how it looks. It
would be abou...
Posted in thread: Bubbling and falling wall texture on 08-22-2011 at 07:29 PM
I have done a lot of this kind of work. I would say your main problem is probably glue left
over from the wall paper although I cant be 100% certain. How I prevent this from happening is
skimming the ...
Posted in thread: Pattern dry wall repair on 06-18-2011 at 01:18 PM
You should consider using durabond to repair this. With durabond you reduce your risk of it
bubbling and pealing anymore than what it already has.
Posted in thread: How to repair the ceiling board from other side due to wet? on 06-14-2011 at 03:53 PM
If you can see the water stain on the ceiling from the laundry room there was more water damage
done to more than just the paper. As previously stated I highly recommend cutting out the
section and re...
Posted in thread: Re-Texturing Question on 06-14-2011 at 03:42 PM
You are correct. I would suggest informing people of this contractor because he obviously has
no idea what he is doing, or (and probably most likely) was just trying to scam you out of some
hours on t...
Posted in thread: Drywall joint...tape or no tape? on 06-14-2011 at 01:58 AM
Yes, you should tape the crack. You may want to fill it in with durabond first before taping
it. Also, I would recommend using the durabond on the corner bead as well since it looks like
it is in roug...
Posted in thread: Corner beads? on 06-13-2011 at 05:24 PM
In my opinion it is always best to cut the corner beads at a 45* angle so no metal overlaps
metal. That way you can also get your corners to touch with no gaps. Also, I would never ever
use screws on ...