removing ceiling tiles

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Old 07-06-03, 05:39 PM
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Angry removing ceiling tiles

i am in the middle of removing the ceiling tiles that were in my livingroom any ideas with what i can do to make the ceiling look decent again, they used glue and staples to hold them up:confused
 
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Old 07-07-03, 12:34 PM
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what's under the tiles?
 
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Old 07-07-03, 01:04 PM
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under the tiles is drywall , the glue has made a mess of the drywall should i put a new layer of drywall or should i just use compound to make it smooth and paint it
 
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Old 07-07-03, 02:13 PM
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Scrape off as much glue as you can and skim the entire surface with 3 coats of light weight mud (Two fill coats and one topper).
 
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Old 07-07-03, 02:41 PM
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coops 28

thanks for the advice we will give it a try
 
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