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  1. Painting
    Renting here, popcorn ceiling dirty and dark, can I prime and paint it without much brushing off of the dust?
  2. Drywall & Plaster
    I'm trying to do some updating in my mom's house, and my dad had used spackle to make mock popcorn ceiling in ever. single. room. Anyone have any ideas on how to remove it? I have tried sanding but it took an hour to get a 12x12" section done. Just looking to see if anyone has any...
  3. Drywall & Plaster
    guys - looking for some advice. I'm moving into a 1959 built house, with significant (1650sqft) amount of popcorn ceilings. I've tested for asbestos already, we're ok on that front, but unlike previous popcorn i've removed (wet and scraped), this stuff is very hard/brittle. It plaster walls in...
  4. Painting
    i sprayed a popcorn ceiling in my master bedroom, and i wanted the edge of the ceiling to be flat, so i taped off the ceiling about 3 inches in all around the room, then sprayed the ceiling and peeled the tape off. the ceiling paint came right off in a majority of spots. i am fully aware...
  5. Painting
    I have just moved into a rental unit that has popcorn walls throughout. I am familiar with popcorn ceilings but have never seen interior popcorn walls. Every single wall in the house is white and I really need to paint. I've read a few threads on popcorn ceilings but I need some help with walls...
  6. General DIY Discussions
    I am just finishing up my basement. I kind of did things backwards and left the ceiling for last. I absolutely hated taping and mudding the walls ( I am pretty bad with it too), and at all expenses I am trying to avoid doing the same with ceiling. What are some possible ways of avoiding any...
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