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"Went incredibly well. Estimate was what I expected. Work was meticulous and with great attention to detail. We had walls and showers of vitrolite and
" was able to save it all for us...key importance to us. He arrived when he said, covered floors and work area and cleaned up at the end of the days. Am already thinking of a list of other items I need tackled in the future. work took six days total but we had no real inconvenience. Answered any and all questions I had. Very knowledgeable.

-Lynne L.

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"Good work, fair prices. They worked really well with us. There was a leak from our ice dam, which resulted in water damage to a wall. They took apart the wall and" reconstructed it, then painted over it.
worked to give us the scope of work documentation so that I could put in an insurance claim for the damaged wall as well.

-Dan P.

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Drywall and plaster

Knowing how your interior walls are constructed and what they are made of can help you take better care of your home, as well as provide effective maintenance. You can make small repairs yourself, but the more extensive the job the more likely you'll need a drywall repair contractor to make the wall smooth again.

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Plastering, Painting - Interior

Dear Angie: How important is it to repair plaster before repainting? Our ceilings have peeling paint that we’re pretty sure was caused by past water damage. Since the water problem is no longer an issue, can we simply repaint the ceilings or should we first repair any underlying plaster damage? – Sara S., Elgin, Illinois

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My sister-in-law uses brite white toothpaste and rubs it into those small holes. No prep, no sanding.
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I've used wall liner (it applies like wallpaper only thicker) to cover a multitude of "wall sins" over the years. In my opinion it's the greatest thing since sliced bread. It doesn't look cheap or tacky, it's inexpensive, non-labor intensive and not messy to install.

I used it for the first time about 15 years ago to cover a faux brick tile on my lower kitchen walls that couldn't be removed. It was either tear the wall down or take a chance on $40 worth of wall liner. It did the job beautifully and lasted. Since then I've used it to cover paneling, a badly gouged wall after a kitchen remodel and a wall that looked like a pegboard after floor to ceiling shelving was removed.

Friends and family (and realtors!) have been amazed by the transformation after applying this simple inexpensive product. 

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Remember, you not only have to remove the popcorn texture, but also redo the ceiling in some other texture.

Price will depend on several factors:

1) how much the contractor you choose hates removing popcorn or textured ceilings - some charge $1 or so/SF extra just because they hate it. There are even some who bid total drywall replacement cheaper than removing the popcorn, so you have to first find contractors who are happy to do that work, or your prices will be out of the realistic range

2) if the popcorn predates about 1990, then it could likely have asbestos in it, which doubles or triples the price, and in many cases uncapsulating it with a spray coating and then removing the drywall entirely is actually cheaper than all the protective measures necessary if it is scraped off. 

3) whether the popcorn is primarily gypsum and vermiculite (comes off REAL easy) or was the plaster of paris variety, which takes a fair amount of soaking to soften it enough to scrape off

4) what type of finish you are replacing it with - if a textured ceiling, slapcoat, knockdown finish or paneling, not real problem. If you want to go with a perfectly smooth ceiling (generally a bad idea as any variations in the drywall on a ceiling surface really shows up dramatically), then it will demand a lot of care in preparing the scraped surface, and a complete surface drywall compound skim coat to smooth out the scrapes and gouges from the removal process.

5) what underlying conditions are - if there is a lot of furniture to move around (should go to adjacent rooms) or cover and work around, high-quality rug or hardwood floor to super-protect or such, will drive cost up.

I have seen costs run from as low as $0.60/SF to $1.25/SF (for removal only). Generally, remove and recoat with a surface texture of some kind (anything but smooth) and paint will run you about $2.50-3.50/SF.

Now the bad news - if asbestos containing, can run from $5-10/SF. Many homeowners in that situation go the other legal route - have it encapsulated with an asbestos-rated sealant by an asbestos contractor, then paint it and leave it for the next homeowner to decide what to do about it. Some contractors encapsulate it and then put a 1/4" thick drywall layer over it - this usually looks like a disaster unless it has a VERY rough textured finish on it, because putting drywall sheet over a rough surface like popcorn invariably means a wavy surface commonly looks like a gently rolling ocean surface.

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Plastering reviews in Coventry

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It was evident why Mr.
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was polite , very professional, called me several times through the job to update us. Very satisfied.
- robert G.
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We were very impressed with
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more than likely we would have hired him. He spent a long time reviewing the work that needed to be done as well as the insurance papers.
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had said that more than likely he would email us the estimate for the work , that night.. Over the weekend I called
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to remind him that I had not received his estimate. I also called three more times today and never a call back. I just do not understand why
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would spend so much time looking over a job and never continue the process. We are very disappointed.
- Elisa F.
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Again , contractor removed "rolled-bond-beam" pebble-tec product from circumference of pool that was exposed to the air/sun and had begun to crack and replaced with concrete slab. Also added tile border around pool, fixed cracks in existing concrete, re-coated/sealed all slabs (new and old) so everything looked new.
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was the owner and worked with me on both price points, options, and advice. Everything went very well.
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was great and his crew were friendly, focused on the work, completed the project ahead of schedule and did a great job with clean-up. Overall I felt like I got what I paid for and would use them in the future.

- Richard T.
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They did a great job; the touch-ups around the house were better than anything I could possibly do and the texture was kept so that it was impossible to tell that any work was done at all. The family room looks awesome with the new plaster and trim. They came early every day and communicated well with me and my husband what needed done. Very professional, my husband and I are very happy that we went with them.
- David G.
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The walls in our new place were so deeply textured and we really wanted them smooth. I did a lot of research and considered several approaches including resheetrocking the entire place.
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and his sons came in and understood what we wanted, gave us a great bid and went to work. It was a big job and they were happy to come back twice to fix little issues that we all anticipated would appear as we scrutinized and painted. The walls are super smooth and look just the way we wanted them to.
- JULIE G.
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This was the fourth time we've hired
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of B&J Plastering to do plaster work in my 1925 lath and plaster house after some water intrusion/leaks and for general maintenance. This time,
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repaired cracks due to settlement in every room of the house. He also repaired/replastered an area where we have had repeated leaks due to a leaky upstairs deck. In addition to the cracks in the ceilings/walls,
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inspected the decking, waterproofed the entire perimeter of the deck and repaired some cracks/holes in the stucco walls and around the drain duct where he suspected water was intruding.
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is prompt, neat and clean, very reasonably priced and a great guy to boot. We consider him a friend at this point. We recommend him without reservation.
- Deborah T.
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was awesome, prompt responses, gave a quote based on the pictures I had sent him. Stopped by over the weekend to look at the work area and came back on Monday and completed the job.
Excellent finish and cleaned up the place after work.
I had another friend of mine who wanted similar service and I recommended
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and he is fixing up the drywall for my friend.
- Joby C.
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Called and
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came right out to give a quote. I made an appointment on a WEEKEND and they were there as prompt as she said they would be. It was an all day job and we were absolutely amazed at what an incredible job they did. You would never know there ever was damage done, nor that half of the dining ceiling was replaced. Very professional, polite and way above and beyond what you'd expect from any company. It does take a lot to have me make any response, but this company deserves it all!
- jim F.

All Plastering Contractors in Coventry, RI

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2nd Generation Remodeling

128 Colonial Ave
Cumberland

A-Z Handyman

1896 West Shore Rd
Warwick

Affordable Home Contractors

51 Pierce Street
Westerly

Affordable Luxury Home Improvements

East Providence RI
East Providence

AJ Drywall & Plastering

120 Westwood Ave
Providence

ASHWORTH CONSTRUCTION

77 INMAN AVE
Warwick

Avila's Construction

9 Federal St
Pawtucket

BERNAL CONSTUCTION

234 Tidewater Dr.
Warwick

BLACKSTONE VALLEY DRYWALL INC

48 NERIS WAY
Pascoag

BMB Masonry

108 Brook St.

Bradley Bailey Painting

7 Lansing Avenue
Warwick

BRADSHAW CONSTRUCTION

33 ALPINE ESTATES DR.
Cranston

Brassard Construction, Inc.

70 Bucklin Street
Pawtucket

Calyx Homes Ltd

21 Spring Green Rd
Lincoln

Carl Halton Construction

15 sunset ave.
Providence

Casa Buena Builders

82 Chapin Ave
Providence

Chase Construction

375 Oak Hill Ave

Clean Care of New England

850 Wellington Avenue
Cranston

Craig Paris Construction

45 Burnside Ave.
Newport

Cronin Construction

319 Longmeadow Ave
Warwick

Distinctive Painting

27 Granite St
Johnston

DONE-RIGHT PLASTERING

962 PLAINFIELD ST
Johnston

DONOVAN PAINTING

71R Ford Ranch Road

Down Under Faux

36 Prince Street

DSP Construction Inc.

38 Rowe Ave.
Warwick

East Side Construction

21 Dexter Road
East Providence

Eric Vennes Plastering

6 Loring Drive
Lincoln

fine finish plastering

96 Cucumber Hill Road
Foster

FINE FINISHES

3 MEIKLE AVE
Newport

GARCIA HOME IMPROVEMENT

18 BLACKSTONE AVE
Pawtucket

GDT Plastering and Drywall

25 Thompson Ave
Bristol

Gem Handyman

131 Daboll St
Providence

Giroux General Contractor

30 Harrison St
Bristol

Handy-Woman

146 Prospect St. #3
Providence

Hart Plastering

99 Hope Ave
Warwick

HCA Pre Cut Systems LLC

22 Wampanaug Trail
West Greenwich

HD Construction

136 East St.
Pawtucket

HERITAGE RESTORATION INC

122 MANTON AVE
Providence

J & M Plastering

12 Vernon Pl

J and A General Contractor LLC

15 Morgan Mill Rd
Johnston

J H Home Improvements And Plastering

p.o. box 316
West Kingston

J.D. Edwards

196B Chapel Street
Lincoln

J.S. Contracting

325 Pine St.

JAMES GOOD & SON PLASTERING

13 GARDINER AVE
Lincoln

Jim Pike Plastering

123 locust street

JJJ Painting & Construction

9 Rice Street
Johnston

joe's plastering

514 westshore rd
Warwick

KIR CONSTRUCTION & REMODELING INC.

103 WEBSTER ST
Pawtucket

LAMEIRO CONSTRUCTION INC

180 GEORGE WASHINGTON HWY
Clayville

Malin Painting

15 Nisbet St
Providence

MEMO CONSTRUCTION INC

75 TERRACE AVE
Riverside

Mike Barone Jr

1496 Douglas Ave
Providence

Naturally Faux

Indian Lake

Naysa

1 Mifflin Place

NORTHEASTERN PAINTING & RESTORATION

62 BLOOMFIELD ST
Pawtucket

Ocean State Home Improvement Inc

8 Brookwood Dr
Johnston

OCEAN STATE PROPERTY SERVICES

542 RIVER AVE
Providence

Oddjobsri.com

81 Austin Farm Rd
Exeter

Padilla Construction

132 Hendricks St
Central Falls

PTL Plastering

14 Stage Point Road

R F PLASTERING

128 Martin St.
East Providence

R/L Creative Builders Inc.

2430 Wallumlake Road
Pascoag

RB Construction

Pawtucket

Rhode Island Property Services

241 West Allenton Road
North Kingstown

RON JORDAN PAINTING

263 LOCUST GLEN DR
Cranston

RWL General Contractors

61 Arland Drive
Pawtucket

SANTORO'S CARPENTRY

39 HORTON ST
Providence

Sonlight Home Repair Services

36 Canton St
Providence

SPECTRUM PAINTING

342 POST RD
Westerly

Steve's Drywall

48 Cotter St
East Providence

Stormtite Home Improvement

1065 Warwick Ave
Warwick

Top Coat Painters

120 Branch Hill Road

Victor General Contractor

69 Courtland St
Cranston

Viking Painting

182 Armington Street
Providence

Watterson Painting

Gibbs Avenue
Newport

Wave Construction

141 propect st
Providence

White Contracting

366 Minerva Ave
Cumberland

Windsor Masonry

369 Shore Acres Ave
North Kingstown

WKP Construction Services LLC

91 Evelin Cir
Middletown

Z.K. Painting LLC

9 Courthouse ln
Narragansett

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