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Patching Damaged Drywall

There are several methods you can use to patch a hole in your drywall.

  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

How to Patch Drywall with Fiberglass Mesh

Step-by-step instructions for patching a drywall hole using fiberglass mesh tape.

  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

How to Patch Drywall with Newspaper

Step-by-step instructions for using newspaper to patch a drywall hole.

  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

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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