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  1. Horizontal crack in ceiling next to exterior wall

    Drywall & Plaster
    Good morning, I'm a first-time homeowner who's never done any DIY projects or knows much about these kinds of issues, so please excuse my ignorance in advance. I have a horizontal crack in the ceiling (I think it's drywall) that runs the width of my master bathroom (the crack is probably 6...
  2. Nail pops

    Hello. We just bought our first home and moved in a couple of days ago. I noticed a few nails laying around on the deck. Looking on the roof looks like that is where they came from. There were approximately 12 shingles that have patch on them to cover nail pops. I have attached a picture. In...
  3. Nail pop repair issues/paper not holding

    Drywall & Plaster
    Im attempting to repair some pretty bad nail pops in our drywall. The house is on a crawl space, was built pre drywall screw, we live next to a train track and the home was built on a more than moderate incline. Foundation settling is an issue along with the fact that all the drywall is fastened...
  4. Nail pops on very old sheetrock

    Drywall & Plaster
    Hi everyone, My house was built in the 1940's time frame. I have no idea when the sheetrock was installed. It is in pretty good shape, except for the occasional nail pop. I understand what to do for nail pops in sheetrock that is relatively new. Somewhere, at some time, I recall reading...