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Drywall Installation Leland NC

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The Home Depot
(910)790-0247
5511 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Trexler Hardware & Rental Center
(910) 371-3606
412 Village Road
Leland, NC
 
Wrigglesworth Hardware
(910) 395-1904
3516 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC
 
Lowe's
(910) 397-0137
5110 S. College Road
Wilmington, NC
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Craft American Do it Best Hdwe
(910) 256-4782
7002 Wrightsville Ave
Wilmington, NC
 
The Home Depot
(910)790-3770
210 Eastwood Rd
Wilmington, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Bame Ace Hardware
(910) 383-6688
117 B Village Road
Leland, NC
 
LOWE'S OF S. WILMINGTON, NC
910 397-0137
5110 S. COLLEGE ROAD WILMINGTON, NC, 28412
Wilmington, NC
 
Lowe's
(910) 395-8433
354 South College Road
Wilmington, NC
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Kmart 3116 / Cross Merch
(910) 799-5360
815 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

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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