patching ceiling drywall


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Old 08-10-02, 06:50 PM
coach8
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patching ceiling drywall

While I was putting in a ceiling fan, the drywall puched from the attic side out a bit on the ceiling, Do I push it back up and spackle, or dig it out and patch? It is about a 2"x 2" area.
 
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Old 08-10-02, 09:52 PM
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Ceiling repair

http://www.hgtv.com/HGTV/project/0,1..._38214,00.html

http://www.hgtv.com/HGTV/project/0,1..._10165,00.html

If the area that is sagging has a joist behind it, then perhaps screwing the drywall to the joist will remove the sag. If not, affected area will have to be removed and patch made.
 
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Old 08-11-02, 05:44 AM
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Thank you, I will post my results.
 
 

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