Dear April: Unfortunately, the type of drywall damage you describe is kind of frequent. When you’ve placed your patch, spread a thin coat of spackling paste alongside the perimeter, then place drywall tape over the mud, which can help cover the seam the place new and outdated drywall meet. Secondly, restore is extra labor-intensive and time-consuming relative to the quantity of drywall put in. Costs to arrange the worksite for Drywall Repair, together with costs to protect existing construction(s), finishes, supplies and parts. In addition to the patch, you want drywall patching compound to smooth out the patch and a putty knife to unfold the drywall compound over the patch. Each screw needs to be set slightly beneath the drywall floor, so it doesn’t emerge at a later time and sully your laborious work. You may also make your individual backerboard from a bit of scrap plywood or drywall.
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