Drywall Installation Canby OR

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Oswego Drywall Installers Inc
(503) 639-8694
14865 Sw 72nd Ave
Portland, OR
Beare Be Enterprises Incorporated
(503) 652-8841
5699 Se International Way
Portland, OR
Mudpuppy Construction & Drywall Inc
(503) 723-9477
5514 Se Henderson St
Portland, OR
super drywall
(503) 484-3977
po box 6673
aloha, OR
The Home Depot
2002 Washington Street
Oregon City, OR
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

Delta Drywall
(503) 684-9464
7130 Sw Fir Loop
Portland, OR
Anthony Richard Hentkowski
(503) 504-8968
3322 Se 39th Ave
Portland, OR
Drywall Specialties of Oregon
(503) 245-1456
2307 Sw Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy
Portland, OR
Good Guys Drywall & Remodeling
(503) 762-5135
3440 Se 143rd Ave
Portland, OR
The Home Depot
20260 SW Pacific Hwy
Sherwood, OR
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

Drywall tips


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!


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.


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.


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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