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  1. Drywall & Plaster
    I am repairing a corner of my popcorn ceiling in a bathroom. There was a pipe leak and needed to remove part of the drywall. I have done some drywall repair before and have no problem cutting a new piece and getting it nailed in, but I always struggle getting the joint compound to cooperate...
  2. Painting
    Hi folks. I had some water leaking from upstairs. Minor, but visible enough after seeping into my popcorn ceiling the floor below. Any suggestions how I can paint this thing with minimal dripping and protection on my furniture? For such a stupid small thing, it's turning into a major project...
  3. Building & Construction
    I am working on renovating our entire house and we are coming to the living room. Our living room is 20-30ft and has 25 foot vaulted ceilings. We are wanting to removal the popcorn, fix any and all dry wall cracks and then repaint it. My issue is that I can not seem to find something to rent or...
  4. Remodeling
    Hello, I have an older home and all of the ceilings are popcorn and all of the walls have some kind of plaster texture under the paint. What I would really like is to have all surfaces be flat. This post is just to ask what the best way to go about this is. Here are some things I have...
  5. How To Guides
    In this video I’m going to answer a question I get all the time. Can I skim coat over my painted popcorn ceiling? A lot of times when someone goes to scrape off and remove popcorn ceiling that’s been painted it’s very difficult to remove. If not impossible to scrape off that’s where skim coating...
  6. Drywall & Plaster
    Hey, Hopefully I can get pointed in the right direction for this one. I am just starting to scrape my sons bedrooms textured ceiling to remove that 'popcorn' texture (which I have done before, though not in my current house) and I remove his ceiling fan/light only to discover a pretty...
  7. Painting
    My townhouse tub drain must have leaked since there is a brown stain about 8 inches diameter on the ceiling of the downstairs living room. I need to re-paint the white "popcorn ceiling" but what is the best way to do it? The bedroom's white popcorn ceiling also got badly stained from a roof...
  8. Project Showcase
    Here's a repair I did on the drywall and popcorn ceiling at a condominum complex that I have the contract to do all of their drywall and painting work for in Cape Canaveral, FL. The water damage was caused by a roof leak during a Tropical Storm .
  9. Drywall & Plaster
    I have to get rid of a textured ceiling in an older home. What should I be aware of and how can I do this quickly and get a decent flat finish. Any tips/ advice are welcome.
  10. Carpentry
    I didn't know which section to put this in...sorry. I have popcorn ceilings and am trying to come up with the most inexpensive AND easiest to do myself 'fix'. Here is my crazy idea. Instead of buying the ceiling tiles (yes in the long run it would be too expensive for me, because we are...
  11. Painting
    I recently moved into a house with the older popcorn ceilings. Unfortunately I don't have the time, money, or patience right now to scrape all the popcorn, but small spots on the popcorn ceiling have old water damage stains that were never repainted. How do I repaint the spots without removing...
  12. Painting
    Help! We scraped the popcorn off of our kitchen ceiling, filled in some holes, sanded, and then painted. The paint wasn't adhering in some spots and we realized we should have primed over the drywall first. Is it too late to prime now (over the first coat of paint)? The ceiling looks REALLY...
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