Drywall and PlasterInterior Painting

Patching drywall can be easy and inexpensive with a few tools and a little bit of patience. The steps in this how-to guide are quick, so soon you’ll patch like a pro.

guy repairing plaster ceiling
Drywall and PlasterInterior Painting
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?
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)
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These service providers are your best bet to patch drywall or plaster holes that plumbers, electricians and other service providers may create while working.
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