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  1. Drywall patching that went wrong... need help!

    Drywall & Plaster
    I had a 8 inch sort of hairline crack in my bathroom drywall (photo attached) that i patched using mesh tape and spackling (DAP drydex). I applied 3 coats sanded everything waited a few hours and painted. Looked good. After 1 week the mesh tape is starting to show up (photo attached). Any idea...
  2. Unique drywall patch - HELP

    Drywall & Plaster
    Long story short.. i purchased my home that had some foundation issues. A wall had to be braced/anchored which included part of my finished area in the basement. So, the drywall had to be cut in order for these to braces to go in. It left two 11 '' wide & approx 2' tall holes in my drywall...