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Popcorn Ceiling and Wall Repair

Experts demonstrate how to remove a popcorn ceiling and repair any resulting damage to the ceiling, molding or walls.

Weekend Handyman host Paul Ryan walks you through the steps from removing the furniture and covering the floors to completely replacing pieces of damaged molding. All repair needs are covered in these projects.

Easily remove a popcorn ceiling and make repairs.

  • Time

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling

These detailed instructions demonstrate how to remove a popcorn ceiling by using a texture scraper to remove the popcorn texture.

  • Time

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate

    Moderate to Hard

How to Repair a Ceiling

Once the texture on a popcorn ceiling is scraped away, there is bound to be some damage to the ceiling. Learn how to repair a damaged ceiling with these easy steps.

  • Time

    Day

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Repair Crown Molding

These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to remove and replace crown molding as part of a ceiling repair.

  • Time

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate

    Moderate to Hard

How to Replace Molding and Repair Drywall Cracks

We had to replace crown molding and repair drywall. See how we cut and measured the angles on the crown molding and patched a hairline crack in the wall.

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