Search: Posts Made By: marcah
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13
Search took 0.01 seconds.
10-07-16, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

Shower header and corner bead - repairs done

Primed and ready to go - just need to texture and paint. I am so done with mudding and sanding!
716667166771668
10-02-16, 05:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

metal corner bead installed

New corner metal bead installed. High moisture area - shower header. As far as mudding goes... can I just build it up to create perfect corners on each side.... lots of sanding.... ? should i prime...
09-25-16, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

maybe I don't understand... but that is a big...

maybe I don't understand... but that is a big void to fill with mud to "build it out" to a true 90 degree corner. ?
09-25-16, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

problem is that there is that 'void' and the...

problem is that there is that 'void' and the edges don't form a solid 90 degrees. I need 1 1/4" corner bead which I can find metal ones at the local box stores but I want to avoid because of...
09-24-16, 09:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

If using the vinyl bead would I glue it on the...

If using the vinyl bead would I glue it on the green area of the drywall in the photo and then put some staples in? Do I need to fill in the void behind it at all?
09-23-16, 09:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,428
Posted By marcah

Bathroom shower drywall bead rusted

Metal bead - crimped on in shower header. After 15 years moisture attacked it and time for replacement. Some questions for you. Pictures are from my dismantling.
- replace with similar metal corner...
09-06-16, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,660
Posted By marcah

Window #2 - Help with drywall repair - cracks around window frame and sill

Hello- soliciting some advice on repairing these cracks. Planning on mudding and taping the drywall return(s) (what I call the window sills). My main question is on the cracks on the walls...
08-25-16, 11:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,192
Posted By marcah

homemade texture on drywall repairs

@Handyone - thanks for the compliment - I needed that :Wink:. The aerosol spray stuff is getting returned unused - I like my recipe better and much more accurate / controllable.

Good thing is,...
08-24-16, 11:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,192
Posted By marcah

experiment in texturing trying to match existing orange peel

so this was the best I could come up using a recipe / mixture of joint compound, primer and a tad of water... trying to match my drywall repair with the existing 'orange peel' texture (1 part lite...
08-19-16, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 970
Posted By marcah

@ marksr - Couldn't one just use (in my case)...

@ marksr - Couldn't one just use (in my case) eggshell latex paint and an 1" or 1 1/4" roller and achieve the same effect on my patched over and sanded smooth nail pop repairs areas. (try and...
08-19-16, 02:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 970
Posted By marcah

Our walls have very similar texture which I need...

Our walls have very similar texture which I need to spot texture a few cracks, divots and nail holes. My question - is that a sprayed on texture then painted over or is it just paint that's sprayed...
08-19-16, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,192
Posted By marcah

My Crack Repair Results

Here are some 'after' shots of my repairs... I just put a coat of primer on but still have to texture, caulk around some seams then paint. I think it turned out pretty good compared to how it...
08-07-16, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,192
Posted By marcah

Help with drywall repair - cracks around window frame and sill

Hi there - first time poster and my latest project... The pictures should speak for themselves. Any great ideas on the best way to repair these issues? The cracks in the lower and upper left side...
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13


 
Forum Jump