Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Drywall Repair

Nail pops in drywall are a fairly common repair for homeowners. They are especially common on stairwells and walls beneath stairs. But don't worry; it's an easy fix. Begin by digging out the old nail or screw with a knife or pair of pliers.

Ryobi Drywall Repair Kit

This drywall repair kit from Ryobi is perfect for repairing holes caused by door knobs going through the wall. It comes with everything you need to complete the repair. It is available at The Home Depot.
Smooth drywall corner bead

How to Repair Damaged Drywall Corner Bead

Outside corners on walls take a lot of abuse. Watch this video to learn how to replace damaged drywall corner bead.
Homax wall and ceiling spray texture in a can.

Easy to Use Texture Products for Patching Walls and Ceilings

Watch this video to find out about spray wall and ceiling texture products that are easy to use and can be adjusted to match different types of texture from orange peel to popcorn ceilings.

Removing Wallpaper from Walls

Removing old wallpaper from plaster, drywall, and other surfaces using wallpaper remover usually isn’t that difficult, though it can be messy. Watch this video to find out how to go about it.

Repairing a Water Stained Ceiling in Your Home

A leak from a roof or plumbing can leave an unsightly water stain on the ceiling in your home. After repairing the leak, apply a stain blocking spray primer to hide the water stain.

Repairing a Drywall Nail Pop

Nails in drywall can work loose over time, resulting an unsightly bulge or “pop” in a wall or ceiling. Watch this video to find out how to repair a drywall nail that has popped in your home.
Drywall tape roll holder made from wire hanger hooked on belt.

How to Make a Drywall Tape Roll Holder

Watch this video to find out how to make a homemade drywall tape holder from a wire coat hanger which attaches to your belt to hold a roll of drywall tape.

How to Cut Drywall Around Outlet Boxes

It’s easy to make a mistake when measuring and marking the location of electrical outlets on drywall. Watch this video to find out how to do it the right way.