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Drywall Installation Brandon MS

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Home Depot
(601) 825-1427
200 Orleans Way
Brandon, MS
 
Associated Architectural Products
(601) 919-2058
129 Associated Ln
Brandon, MS
 
Precision Millwork
(601) 825-8588
4091 Highway 18
Brandon, MS
 
Brandon Cash & Carry LLC
(601) 825-6292
800 N College St
Brandon, MS
 
Bluelinx
(601) 936-6013
555 Gulf Line Rd
Pearl, MS
 
Frierson Bailey Lumber & Supply Co
(601) 829-4761
2150 Highway 471
Brandon, MS
 
Fortenberry Builders
(601) 825-3370
1733 Highway 471
Brandon, MS
 
Precision Millwork
(601) 825-8588
132 Axley Dr
Brandon, MS
 
McElroy Metal Service Center
(601) 922-0086
613 N Bierdeman Rd
Pearl, MS
 
Sunbelt Forest Products
(601) 939-8244
121 Climate Dr
Pearl, MS
 

Drywall tips




Plaster

Workable Plaster

If you are not used to working with plaster, you may find that it dries out quickly! To help, add a little household vinegar to the plaster. You will then be able to work with it longer until your speed increases!

Nails In Plaster

To avoid splitting a plaster wall when driving a nail into it, try heating up the nail first. The hot nail will go through the plaster easier and without any cracks!

Walls

Finding A Wall Stud

Ever wondered how to find a wall stud when you want to hang a picture? Wall studs are usually 16 and 18 inches apart. Tap the wall gently with a hammer. The change in sound will indicate the presence of a stud.

Tearing Down A Wall

First check for your load bearing walls. Load bearing walls can be replaced; but you need to transfer the load from the wall to a header and cripple to the foundation or suitable support.

Sheetrock

Do I have to remove the old plaster or can I use wallboard screws to put sheetrock over the existing plaster? All the studs have been located visually.
You can sheetrock right over the old plaster. Just recognize and plan for the extra width of the walls in the door jam and window framing areas.

Cleaning

Clean Wood Paneling

Do as the experts do and use a cleaning solution such as Murphy's oil soap, sponge and cleaning cloth . Wipe with the woods grain when drying and no streaks!

Textured Ceiling Or Wall

How to clean?? Very carefully! ...

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