Wall Repairs

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How to Repair Holes in Drywall

Patching holes in drywall is relatively easy.

How to Fix a Hole in the Wall

Every house will acquire holes in the walls throughout its life.

How to Repair Torn Drywall Paper

This quick and easy repair will make all the difference in the appearance of your wall.

How to Patch Holes in Drywall

Fix small, medium, or large holes in drywall with one simple guide.

How to Fix Outside Corners of Drywall

Unsightly dents or cracks in drywall corner joints can be fixed with a few simple steps.

Corner Spackling Tips

Spackling your walls covers up imperfections that will shine through once the paint is applied.

5 Steps to Remove Paint from Concrete Walls

Whether you've decided to go back to a natural color or you want to change the color of paint, concrete walls require thorough preparation.

How to Remove Drywall Safely And Efficiently

Make sure to take safety precautions.

How to Remove Wall Cabinets

Start by removing trim.

How to Remove Acrylic Caulk from a Painted Wall

It's easy to miss the mark when working with acrylic caulk, so when it ends up on your paint you'll want to remove it.

How to Repair Concrete Walls

Repairing cracks in a concrete wall is a simple procedure.

Drywall Repair: Water Damage

Drywall water damage is a project you can DIY.

How to Remove Drywall

Removing drywall is a common part of remodeling a home. If you're doing the job yourself, you should read on to ensure you do it right.

How to Smooth Butyl Caulk

Butyl caulk is a highly recommended sealant.

Filling Holes and Cracks in Interior Walls

How to fill holes and cracks in your walls yourself.

Repairing Textured Drywall

Follow these tips to repair your textured drywall.

Patching Cracks in Wallboard

Oops! Your drywall has developed a crack in it. Never fear... with a little elbow grease and some patching

Repair the Plaster in Your Home

The old houses we love and live in are almost all distinguished by the pervasive use of plasterwork.

How to Securely Hang Heavy Objects

HANDYWOMAN Have you ever hung a picture or other object on the wall only to have it come crashing

How to Replace a Cracked Wall Tile

Out with the old and in with the new in six steps.

How to Remove Silicone Caulk From Wood

Silicone caulk messes don't have to be permanent, even on wood surfaces.

How to Paint Over Silicone Caulking

Paint over silicone caulking with some spackling compound, paint, and these three steps.

How to Make Homemade Spackle

Make your own homemade spackle, that doesn't dry out as quickly as store-bought kinds, with one of these two options.

5 Tips for Smoothing Silicone Caulk

Get a smooth, professional look to your caulking almost every time with these tips.

Acrylic Caulk vs. Silicone Caulk

Get to know the differences between acrylic and silicone caulking before you start on your next home improvement project.

How Long Does Silicone Caulk Need to Dry?

Working with silicone caulk is a great skill for any DIYer. Knowing what factors into caulk dry time can help in your future project planning.

What Is the Difference Between Spackle and Joint Compound?

How much do you know about these two similar materials? Did you choose the right one for the job?

Buying And Applying Plaster Patch Materials

As your hose undergoes the natural process of settling cracks can appear that need to be repaired with

5 Ways To Locate A Wall Stud

Wall studs are important when you are decorating your walls because they provide a strong support system

Filling Wall Cracks Step-By-Step

Interior and exterior walls sometime form cracks that need to be filled. The type of wall repair you

Exterior And Interior Wall Removal Step-By-Step

Wall removal can be an essential aspect of many remodeling projects. Regardless of whether you are demolishing

6 Steps to Remove Concrete Coatings

Because concrete is highly porous, protective coating and sealant may seep into the holes. This protects

How to Reface Sheetrock Walls

This article discusses how to reface sheetrock walls. There may be situations that require you to reface

How to Repair Water-Damaged Sheetrock

Water damaged sheetrock can be a big problem. It can be hard to repair and time consuming. There are

How to Repair Cracks and Holes in Sheetrock

Repairing cracks and holes in sheetrock does not require you to replace the entire section of sheetrock,

How to Repair Sheetrock after Wallpaper Removal

When removing wallpaper from sheetrock damage can sometimes be caused to the drywall surface. Sometimes

How to Spackle Greenboard

Learning how to spackle moisture-blocking greenboard properly is a useful skill for home maintenance.

How to Spackle a Large Patch

Knowing how to spackle drywall will help you be confident when a heavy painting pulls its hook out of

How to Spackle Sheetrock

Whether you are building a new wall or making a few drywall repairs, you will need to know how to spackle

How to Remove Spackle from Bedroom Walls

Spackle is an inexpensive and easy solution when used on bedroom walls to cover small holes and cracks.

How to Sand Spackle

Repairing damaged drywall or similar materials using spackle is just about the easiest way to do it.

Can You Spackle Plywood?

There is a general misconception that spackling is effective for repairing plywood surfaces. Spackling

Health Dangers Hidden in Some Spackle Products

There are very serious health dangers hidden in some spackle products. A spackling compound is a powder

Guide to Spackling over Paint

One of the easiest ways to ensure that your walls don’t need repeated repairs is spackling them.

Drywall Bubble Spackling Instructions

When it comes to spackling drywall, a little patience goes along way. Drywall spackling material is easy