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Drywall Installation Paola KS

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The Home Depot
(913)780-6933
20025 W 154th Street
Olathe, KS
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Farmers Union Cooperative
(913) 592-2339
110 South Frank
Spring Hill, KS
 
Potts' Hardware & Home Center
(816) 657-2022
120 E Main
Drexel, MO
 
Trails West Hardware & Feed
(913) 856-4536
240 N Moonlight Rd, One Block North of Price Chopper on Moonlight.
Gardner, KS
 
LOWE'S OF OLATHE, KAN.
913 397-7070
13750 SOUTH BLACKBOB RD. OLATHE, KS, 66062
Olathe, KS
 
Paola Do it Best Hardware
(913) 294-4044
104 W Piankishaw
Paola, KS
 
Mossman True Value Lbr
(913) 837-2955
27295 Metcalf Rd
Louisburg, KS
 
Construction Materials, Inc.
(913) 856-8122
790 E Warren
Gardner, KS
 
Olathe - D
(913) 782-8080
2000 E Santa Fe St
Olathe, KS
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Mon:8-22
Tue:8-22
Wed:8-22
Thu:8-22
Fri:8-22
Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Mon:8-22
Tue:8-22
Wed:8-22
Thu:8-22
Fri:8-22
Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Westlake Ace Hardware
(913) 782-9111
120 N Clairborne Rd
Olathe, KS
 

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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