A sawblade and locking pliers make an improvised tool for cutting drywall.
If your walls or ceilings get wet because of leaky plumbing or a damaged roof, first fix the leak, and then seal stains and patch drywall as necessary.
Fix cracks along seams or on the face of drywall by cutting a V-groove and taping over them—but be sure the building has stopped moving first.
Whether you're eliminating an electrical box, a door, or a window, you'll have some drywall patching to do.
Here's how to fix everything from a ding from a doorknob to a much larger patch job.
Secure nail pops and similar problems with additional screws before fixing the visible damage.
Traditional plastering is a master craft, but repairs are comparatively straightforward.
Applied by trowel, clay plaster and Venetian plaster are popular alternatives to smooth or textured drywall finishes.
Try these decorating effects when you want to go beyond plain, flat drywall.
Expansion joints help to control ridging between panels that cross structural joints.
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