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"The wall behind and next to the toilet was crumbling since the building was so old. I also needed 3 carpet joints replaced and 2 refastened.
" visited and gave an estimate ($1,000), which was higher than I expected. I thought it would be under $500. He offered to repaint the bathroom for the $1,000 price. After thinking it over, I decided that if they could finish the job over the next weekend, the quick service would be worth the price. They said they could do it so I agreed. That Saturday morning, the workers were very punctual. There was a slight language
and there was some confusion about replacing the carpet joint. After talking things over with the worker, he seemed to understand my concerns. He didn't have the materials but said he would go to home depot to buy it. When I returned, I was very happy with the results. The bathroom looked great and he made a great choice in the style and color of the carpet joints. One problem I noticed in the bathroom was a slight gap between the existing and new wall. I called the worker and he agreed to touch it up with caulking. There was some misunderstanding about scheduling the touch up work between the worker and the tenant, but it was finally resolved, and I give a lot of credit to the worker's patience and customer service. He was kind and understanding over the phone. I wish they accepted credit card payments more easily, but all in all, I'm happy. What stands out to me, was their customer service and high quality work.

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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.

drywall contractor finishing a smooth ceiling
Drywall

Are those small Styrofoam balls on your ceiling bugging you? You can remove them yourself, or hire a drywall pro.

Most electricians and plumbers don't routinely patch wall holes left from their work. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Barbara D. of Downington, Pennsylvania)
Drywall, Painting - Interior, Handymen

These service providers are your best bet to patch drywall or plaster holes that plumbers, electricians and other service providers may create while working.

Drywaller smoothing a textured ceiling
Drywall, Asbestos Removal

Dear Angie: Who can I hire to remove a popcorn ceiling? How is it done and what will it cost? — Jonathan H. of Woodland Hills, California, and Marcia E. of Altamonte Springs, Florida

Medium-sized holes can be patched in much the same way as smaller holes, but will require a patching kit to ensure a smooth finish. (Photo by Eldon Lindsay)
Painting - Interior, Drywall

You may prefer the lived-in look, but a hole in the wall makes your home look a little too lived in. A pro tells how to repair a hole yourself and save money.

Angie's Answers

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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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Drywall Contractors in Washington DC

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#1 Handyman Service

9309 Penrose St

1 ENTERPRISE LLC

1402 North Capitol Street NW
Washington

3-R Contracting, LLC

237 East Davis Street

360 Painting

101 N Columbus St

4 Service Pros

2010 Corporate Ridge

5th Gen Group

8704 Garfield Street

84 LUMBER CO

4484 QUAD COUNTY CT

A Carney Construction

12730 Bristow Road

A GUY WITH TOOLS

2249 MADISON ST

A J Surman Construction

2135 Cabots Point Lane

A to Z Decorators

3802 Claremont Lane

A to Z Remodeling

7118 Cold Spring Ct

A W GARNER INC

3520 S FOUR MILE RUN DR

A Work Of Art

3380 Ladino Ct

A&A Refinishing Services

956 Cedar Grove Ave

A&D Remodeling LLC

15403 Bounds Avenue

A&I Home Improvements

10610 Lockridge Dr

A&K Remodeling

Po Box 2266

A+ Handyman

224 Doe Trl

A-1 CONSTRUCTION

1102 ATLANTIC DR

A-1 Handyman

4704 Eddystone St

A-1 Installations, LLC

8612 Linton Hall Road

A-1 PLASTER & DRYWALL INC

2304 LAFAYETTE BLVD

A-Pro Renovation

1629 K St. NW
Washington

A-Z Home Service

5754 Lichenbark Cir

A.C. PAINTING

203 old macdonald rd #538

A1A Inc.

229 Menefee Ln

A2Z Design2build

20014 appledowre circle

AAA Home Improvement

6400 Bells Mill Rd

AAC REMODELING

1540 Maurice Dr

AAction Home Repairs

8324 Veterans Hwy

ABE-Remodeling Co

5006 Garrett Ave

ABL Painting

8003 Chanute Pl

ABOVE ALL DRY WALL INC

11335 NEVETS PL

Absolute Flooring

897 Highams Ct

Absolute Home Solutions Inc

16 Hidden Valley Ct

AC Remodeling Inc

4 Goodport Ln

ACA Contracting

5500 Holmes Run Parkway Suite C4

Academy Remodeling

8208 Wahly Dr

Accents Painting Plus Inc

12416 Pretoria Dr

Acclaim Construction LLC

7865 Wintercress lane

Ace Remodeling

P.O. Box 5935

ACORN RENOVATIONS

1030 ASHE ST

Acosta Consulting LLC

5165 MacArthur Blvd NW
Washington

Action Decor LLC

9605 Watkins Rd

Active Home Renewal

1409 Broadwood Dr

Acute building construction, llc

2017 Vermont Ave NW
Washington

ACV Home Improvement LLC

6748 Jenny Leigh Ct

Adam Contracting LLC

8811 Sudley Rd

Adams Custom Painting LLC

7666 Summerfield Hills Dr

Adan Painting

9545 Blake Ln

Adela Construction

10319 Westlake Dr

ADM Contracting

3003 Flat Meadow Ct

Advanced Carpentry LLC

1740 Whitfield Ct

ADVANCED CONTRACTING INC

34301 WILLIAMS GAP RD.

Affinity Painting

10241 Roberts Common Lane

AFFORDABLE DRY WALL

15309 WATERS EDGE CT

AG Construction

15733 Cherry Blossom Ln

AJ Ross Service

5406 Riverdale Rd

Al Merryman Painting

217 Lorraine Ave

Alba Contracting Co

1510 S George Mason Dr

Alba Stone Masonry

6914 Gillings Rd

All Eco Center

2662 University Blvd W

All Plumbing Inc

921 N Jackson St.

All Pro Contracting

4918 9th st nw
Washington

All Renovations Inc

6920B Braddock Rd

All Season Painting, Inc.

8504 Ardwick Ardmore Rd.

ALL SEASON`S CONTRACTOR

3510 PEAR TREE CT

Almighty & Co LLC

81 Laurel Mills Road.

Alpha Construction Services

6603 Ladyslipper Ln

Alpha Omega Home Inspections

5933 Amber Ridge Rd

AlvaradoContractor

5708 31st Ave

AM REMODELING LLC

532 WALKER ST

Amarc Solutions

40820 Woodside Place

Amazing Contractors LLC

5404 Littleford St

amco contractors

5583 Harrington Falls Ln

Amercians Choice Services

11213 Smithfield Rd

American Home Innovations LLC

2508 North Chambliss St

American Home Performance LLC

2512 Windy Oak Court

AMERICAN HOME SERVICES

34 Shining Willow Way

American Home Shield

889 Ridge Lake Blvd

American Home Specialists

13221 Mockingbird ln

American Powerclean Inc.

2465 Centreville Rd.

Americas Best Contractor

2972 Ps Business Center Dr

AmeriDECK Ltd.

34 shining willow way Unit 373

Amex Contractors

720 Kennebec Ave

AMGC LLC

18534 Cherry Laurel Lane

ANB Telecom & Electric, LLC

11023B Villaridge Ct.

Anderson Construction

12004 Mastbrook Lane

Androconst LLC

5268 G Nicholson Ln.

Any & Everything Plumbing

1148 Kellogg Mill Road

ANYTHING WOOD

8109 BELMONT CT

Anytime Handyman Services

14356 Northbrook Ln.

AP Home and Office Handyman

5809 Bucknell Ter.

APEX PAINTING LLC

42750 NATIONS ST

Apex Waterproofing Inc

2972 PS Business Center Drive

ARAS PRO-TECH

8127 15TH Ave. Apt. 101

Arcola Home Improvements Inc

21737 Duck Creek Sq

ARDO Contracting Inc

9693 Gerwig Lane

Area Construction

12339 Folkstone Drive

Aria Flooring LLC

12860 New Hampshire Ave

ARITON ISMAILI

1627 R ST NW
Washington

ARJ Group, Inc.

412 H St NE
Washington

ARK & DOVE DRYWALL

29709 FINCH CT

Arundel Construction

8995 Bridgett Ln

ASA Remodeling

10005 Moore Dr

Ascencios painting

14312 Fairview ln

Associated Craftsmen

7579 Stoney Rum Dr

ASSOCIATES LLC

Washington

AT HOME LLC

9228 SANDY LAKE CIR

At Your Home Services

17716 Crystal Spring Ter

Athruz Inc

12108 Dumfries Rd

Atlas Roofing Co

7311 Highland St

ATR Painting & Remodeling

5912 Cove Landing Rd

Aurora Construction

6633 Wind Ridge Rd

B BURNS CONSTRUCTION

5019 Rodman Rd

B T Martin Contractors

7130 Rock Creek Dr

B&M Painting Inc

92 E. Burr Blvd.

B&W Painting Company

329 Prince George Street

B. N. Style LLC

Near Six Flags

B.A.I Construction

2815 Gibson Oaks dr

B.B.DaSH Contracting

13005 Darnestown Rd

B.I.A. CONTRACTORS LLC

3206 ANNANDALE RD

Baldwin Remodeling LLC

2234 Hidden Retreat Trl

Barbera Contractors llc

26310 Johnson Dr

Barratt Construction

PO Box 60463
Washington

Barrier Construction, LLC

4515 Aspen Hill Road

BARTHOLOW DRYWALL CO INC

10517 SUMMIT AVE

Basement Detective

3310 Clayborne Ave

Basement Masters

1680 E Gude Dr

Bath & Kitchen Showroom

12104 Wilkins Ave

Bath Plus Kitchen Remodeling

2987 District Ave #418

BAUMBACH PLUMBERS

11612 FAIRFAX STATION RD

Begue General Contractors Inc

20628 Middlecreek Ct

Belart Contracting LLC

3361 Annandale rd

Bella Casa LLC

14216 Long Green Dr

Bellacasa Handyman services.

12464 Oliver Cromwell Drive

Bethesda Home Improvements

10 Old Bonifant Road

BETHESDA HOMECARE

3717 WILLIAMS LN

Beyond Exteriors

14524-E Lee Rd

BFC Contractors Inc.

1720 Clay Hammond Rd.

BHI

154 SCOTT DR

Bianco Design and Build Corp

7501 Presidential Ln

Bicknell Painting Inc

11092-A Lee Hwy

BIELSKI DESIGN & BUILD INC

1800 Diagonal Road

BLC Services LLC

22276 Great Trail Ter

Blue Bay Construction

108 E Maple Ave

Blue Print Development Group

936 T St NW
Washington

Blue Ribbon Contracting

7317 James Madison Highway

BMC Group Inc

9824 Sudley Manor Dr

BMC PAINTING, INC

11439 MONTERREY DR

BMFS Creations

2264 Cocquina Dr.

BNS Contracting

8308 Selsted

Bob 4 Hire

13001 Buccaneer Rd

Boggs Home Improvement

6811 Sumerduck Rd

Bolivar Painting Company

5804 Bunker Woods Ln

Bonillas Contractors Inc.

13408 Tamarack Rd

Bonn Group America Inc

1629 K St NW
Washington Dc

Bowen Remodeling and Design

2146 Priest Bridge Ct Ste 2

bowie restoration, inc

7694 Dorchester Blvd Apt 623

Brad4Cad LLC

5657 Utrecht Rd

Bradwell Painting Service

6187 Old Brentford Ct

BRANNAN & BRANNAN

619 Varnum St NW
Washington

Broncos Drywall

4713 Montgomery Pl

Brook Custom Remodeling

10114 Oakwood Chase Ct

Brother's Keeper A&H Paint

1227 Capitol Heights Blvd

Bruce Gantts Drywall

9022 Rugby Road

BruceMoose.com

123 Maple Ave

Brush & Roll

44409 whitford sq

BRYAN'S PAINTING LLC

111 SHIRLEY SQ SE

Bryans Enterprises Inc

4301 Olley Lane

BSP Plastering Inc

2800 Mosby St

Budget Bath

2160 East Joppa

BUILDER'S DRYWALL INC

35447 MILLVILLE RD

BYRD DESIGN BUILD CO

9216 FOREST HAVEN DR

C & M DRYWALL LLC

110 OVERVIEW CT

C & R ACUNA INC

8318 SYRACUSE CIR

C H I S INC

7482 LAUREL OAK CT

C M Wright Construction Inc

20406 Shore Harbour Dr

C&C Carpentry Svc. Inc.

5742 Dunster ct #72

C&K Painting Services

4528 Massaponax Church Road

C&Painting LLC

3906 bel pre rd

C&R Painting

18904 Fountain Hills Dr

C- VERN INC.

1423 H Street N.E.
Washington

C-CON Inc

7646 Fullerton Rd

C-N-S Remodeling

4105 Duke St

C.B.S. Enterprises LLC

904 Princess Anne St

C.C.I llc

3804 Perry St.

CAPITAL DRYWALL

163 LITTLE WHIM RD

CAPITAL INTERIORS

2912 Fox Mill Manor Dr

Capitol Kitchen & Bath

2840 Hartland Rd

Carlito's Painting

7017 Sydenstricker Rd

Carlos Camayo

9290 Towerside Dr

Castillos Home Services LLc

431 N Armistead St

Castro Enterprises, Incorporated

751 Central Park Dr Apt 2211

Castro Property Management, Inc

11427 Scottsbury Terr

Castro's Painting USA

14955 Enterprise Ln
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