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How to Patch a Hole With Scrap Drywall

Step-by-step instructions for repairing drywall damage by making a patch from scrap drywall.

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Materials

  • drywall scrap
  • joint compound
  • speed square
  • paint

Tools

  • joint knife
  • utility knife
  • fine-grit sandpaper
  • paintbrush

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