Repairing Drywall

Repairing Drywall In Your Home

The walls of a home inevitably suffer a lot of damage either from furniture or by people. While minor forms of drywall damage can be repaired at home without much effort, larger cracks in the wall and ceiling repair can often be very difficult. For these issues it is necessary to call a good repair service to get your walls fixed without a problem.

At Calvert Handyman and Home Improvement, we take on all kinds of drywall repair at an affordable price. You can be assured that your walls will look as good as new without any patches. Call our office to schedule an appointment to take care of your repair needs.

Common Forms of Drywall Damage

Your walls and ceiling can get damaged due to a number of reasons. These include:

Cracks: Cracks could either be surface area cracks or deep cracks. Surface area cracks often occur between two drywall sheets, on the area where the seams of the sheets meet. These cracks aren’t very serious and they can usually be fixed very easily. New compound needs to be filled in the gap, sandpapered and then the area needs to be painted to go with the rest of the wall. Deep cracks are more serious. They usually go through the paper tape of the seam. In this case, the compound will have to be applied multiple times carefully to the crack in order to fill it up.  These layers need to be applied very carefully so that they are thin and do not form lumps.

Large Sections: In some cases, you may have a hole in your wall or an entire chunk of your drywall could have come off because of some carpentry work or an accident. If a large section of your drywall is damaged, you should be careful. There could be electrical wires or plumbing that can get exposed in this case. Call someone from Calvert Handyman immediately so that you can get this section fixed before someone gets hurt or before the wiring in your house gets affected. 

 

Why Should You Hire a Professional?

A number of people try to repair their drywall before calling someone to take a look at the problem. Even though it is possible to do the home repairs yourself in certain cases, handyman services will save you a lot of time and they will ensure that your drywall finishing touches are done to perfection. Why waste a weekend patching up your wall when you aren’t even sure if it will look good after you are done with it? Instead, you can sit back and get a quick and affordable service that guarantees you will be happy with the end product.
 

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