Wall paneling bowing out


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Old 07-24-17, 05:28 AM
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Wall paneling bowing out

A few months ago I decided to fill in the wood paneling in my dining room and kitchen with joint compound. Needless to say, it turned out great except for one line. Within the past few months it is bowing out. Any ideas would be much appreciated!Name:  IMG_4893.jpg
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Old 07-24-17, 05:34 AM
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It could be a temperature/humidity issue causing the paneling to expand and bow out.
 
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Old 07-24-17, 07:10 AM
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Probably not adhered to the wall there compared to elsewhere. May have always done it but went unnoticed until you skimmed over it with j/c. I'd try to draw it in with nails and then remud.

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Old 07-24-17, 04:21 PM
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Thank you! I took some of the j/c off along that line and nailed it down. Night and day difference. Boy... that was easy! I thought it was going to be something more intense.
 
 

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