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edta1 11-18-2012 09:29 AM

What are these on my wall?
 
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I just found these this morning as the morning light played in from my screen door. How do I get rid of them?:eek:

gregzoll 11-18-2012 10:01 AM

Just a bad mud job. Sand down, fill any spots that open up, then sand, prime, then paint. If you drag it out, it can take the whole weekend, so you have an excuse for not doing anything else.

ddawg16 11-18-2012 10:12 AM

I'm going to say nail pops.....that is assuming they used nails to attach your drywall.

Sort of common when the temp changes.

Scratch the mud off one hole....confirm that it is a nail. If so, if was me, I would pull out the nail and replace it with a drywall screw. The patch job is basically the same.

joed 11-18-2012 11:17 AM

Looks like nail pops to me as well.

spotco2 11-19-2012 12:21 AM

I vote for 3 nail pops and one chunk of mud that didn't get sanded out.

mae-ling 11-19-2012 01:14 AM

How far apart are they side to side. if about 16" or 24" then probably nail pops.
The center one may be nail pop of a glob in the paint or bad mudding.


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