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San Rafael Drywall Repairers

Browse these drywall repair contractors with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in San Rafael.

  • 6 years in business
  • 352 hires on Thumbtack
Sham P.
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Sara did a great job, she mounted my two 60 inch tv . Harp repaired my drywall and paint my room as well. On time and easy to communicate

AA Cardenas Construction
4.8
from 195 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 247 hires on Thumbtack
Bob H.
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Needed drywall repair and patching after removing plumbing fixtures. Work was timely and of good quality.

  • 4 years in business
  • 230 hires on Thumbtack
Anthony H.
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Installed a indoor hanging chair, opened ceiling drywall, attached to ceiling joist, repaired drywall. Kids love their new chair, everyone wants a hanging chair now. Great work, fast, clean, efficient, I am very happy with result.

Casiano's Handyman
4.5
from 162 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 256 hires on Thumbtack
Maria C.
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Very courteous and efficient. Ricardo did a great job with our outlet relocation, including patching up the drywall. Thank you!

DEX Facility Services
4.8
from 136 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 194 hires on Thumbtack
Lillie D.
Verified review

I would definitely hire Ed again! He was very punctual (on the dot), professional, and overall great to work with. He repaired a broken bed frame and then helped me assemble it--making sure everything was sturdy and the repair would last a long time. And I was especially happy with the very affordable rate rate. Would recommend him to anyone looking for repair services!

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Elemeno Painting
4.9
from 116 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 173 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Meredith D.
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I was very impressed with Keith Thompson. He was flexible and accommodating with scheduling, arrived a few minutes early, and did a very good job painting. There was some existing damage to one wall and he pointed it out to me, outlined 2 ways to repair and the pros and cons of each. I went with his suggestion and the room looks fantastic. We'll definitely use him for our painting needs in the future.

PegaServ
4.6
from 88 reviews
  • 104 hires on Thumbtack
Bhargav B.
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Omar was really quick to submit a fair quote and offered to show up within hours of me putting up the job! I had actually expected to wait a whole week. He came promptly when he said he would (within 15 min) and brought all his own tools with him. He got the job (installing a bidet) done quickly and with no mess. If I have any future home repair / upgrades, I’ll definitely go with Omar again!

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Matthew Kelly Construction
4.9
from 73 reviews
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
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Andrew A.
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Matthew was thoughtful, informative and very communicative in the lead-up to my selecting him for some stair repair work. He and his team delivered on time and within budget, consistently providing unsolicited updates as he went. I could not be happier with the work or the interaction through project. I highly recommend Matthew for anyone seeking help with their residential reconstruction projects!

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  • 13 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Brett L.
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I had a water leak issue that was coming through my downstairs ceiling. Issue was due to a backed up shower drain line. Found Vyron on Thumbtack and he contacted that evening to set a time to come by an assess the job. I also needed base Board for the downstairs as well as reinstalling tile in 4 spots from a previous radiant floor heating leak. Vyron was right on time. His quote was very reasonable so I hired him. The time Vyron arranged to begin my repairs was again, right on time. He immediately began his work with a crew. He unclogged the shower drain, removed the damaged drywall and reinstalled new drywall. Installed all the base board and reinstalled the tile. He quoted a time frame of 6-8 hours. He completed everything in 7 hours. He and his crew were very clean and organized. Vyron is professional and friendly. I highly recommend Vyron Salinas. Thanks Brett Larson

EVER’S PAINTING
4.7
from 58 reviews
  • 72 hires on Thumbtack
Monie H.
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Ever did an excellent drywall job and was extremely professional and flexible. I look forward to hiring him again.

Gantley Construction
4.8
from 55 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
John B.
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great job on my fence repair. he was prompt, courteous, and neat. i would definitely use him again for other jobs.

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Mauricio's Painting
4.9
from 51 reviews
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jennifer K.
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Mauricio came to my home and provided an estimate to paint my Master Bedroom, Closet, Bathroom and Family Room. The price was very reasonable and Mauricio gave me a detailed explanation on how the job would be completed and a time frame. Mauricio and his crew showed up on time and completed the job in record time! They were very professional and neat! He also completed some repair work for me outside of painting. A Big Bonus! I am definitely pleased with the outcome and would hire them again!

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MyApartmentIsBetterThanYours
4.7
from 48 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Carolyn D.
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Jasper did a fabulous job refinishing my wooden table. The job required him to make a number of visits to my home, he was always on time, very courteous and knowledgeable--I highly recommend him!

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J O PAINTING
5.0
from 41 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Doug C.
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Marlon's crew did incredible work refurbishing the walls, wainscoting, trim, and and ceilings of my old SF Victorian. They're paint detail was incredible. They did quality work without much supervision, and were happy to work around my crazy schedule and deal with my dog. They also did fast work at pulling down an old plaster ceiling and replacing it with drywall, and cleaned up after themselves. I wish I had another house for them to paint.

  • 12 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
Charles S.
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Drywall repairs to walls and ceiling. They took pride in their work product and seemed to strive for perfection. Somewhat pricey but well worth the fee.

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Richard Hynes Construction
5.0
from 36 reviews
  • 54 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Carpentry to resolve structural issue/misalignment of wall. Added finishing touches with drywall and paint. On time. Knowledgeable. Met estimate exactly.

  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
Marianna S.
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The job has nicely done. I needed repair two drywall on the last minute call. I've posted a request, got quotes in minutes and John was able to come next day in the morning. I was really impressed by his prices, punctuality, quality of work and his ability to work on my needs. He was working really fast! I would definitely ask him for help next time. Thank you, John!

Crespo's Handyman
4.9
from 32 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 45 hires on Thumbtack
Camilla J.
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Rafael is a very skilled and knowledgeable gentleman with a lot of experience who can help trouble shoot problems and find solutions in a very efficient manner. I am so grateful for finding him through this website. He was able to successfully fix our electrical outlet problem and explain the wiring system in our rental space, and to help our landlords understand the root of the problem. He also was able to fix our dishwasher (which was not on our request), in less than 15 minutes! We have his card on our fridge now as our official local handyman. Highly recommend!

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Juan Barrios
4.8
from 30 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
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Donna A.
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Juan remodeled our unfinished attic space (about 700+ sq ft) from top to bottom and turned it into a new office studio. He laid out the framework, ran electrical wires, put up insulation and drywall, painted and stained, added window trim, installed hardwood flooring and baseboards, and added storage cabinets. He was able to finish our attic in three weeks, and for a very reasonable price. He is a very hard worker, and really creative with his solutions. He always had helpful advice for me when I wasn't sure what decisions to make. He is now our go to contractor when we need work done around the house. I highly recommend him for his work quality, professional etiquette, and ease of communication. I am very happy with the work he is done, and can't wait to work with him again.

Economy Home Repair
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Louis S.
Verified review

Big wind in Fairfield took a part of the backyard fence out. I had three people come to the house for quotes and Kris (with Economy Home Repair) came in with the most reasonable bid. He also came across as more knowledgeable and professional than the other two gentleman -- so we went with him and were VERY glad that we did! Top quality material and top quality work. Knocked it out quickly and cleaned up like they were never there at all. I look forward to his working on other projects for us. Thank-you Kris and crew!

Bautista drywall
4.3
from 9 reviews
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Happy with everything! I highly recommend Bautista drywall to anyone looking for a great price and great work.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much will it cost to fix a hole in the wall?

If you have a hole in your wall, don’t despair; drywall repair professionals can patch the hole and repaint the surface and no one will be the wiser. The cost to repair a drywall hole depends on the size of the surface area of the damage, the materials and labor required, and (for a minor repair) any minimum service fee the repair company may charge. The actual labor and drywall prices may be lower than the minimum service fee, but pros must ensure their business overhead costs are met when they go out on minor jobs. To help keep costs low once the pros get there, make sure you have the right paint on hand if you want them to do to a touch up after the repair is complete, so you don’t keep them wait (and charging you for their time) while you search in the garage. Here are two examples of average prices for smaller drywall repair jobs:

  • Approximate cost to repair a 5-foot crack in a wall: $125 (labor $75 and materials $50).
  • Approximate cost to repair a 3-foot ceiling crack: $150.

What is the difference between sheetrock and drywall?

People sometimes use the terms “sheetrock” and “drywall” interchangeably, but they are not exactly the same. Drywall is the industry term for prefabricated sheets of wall, while Sheetrock is the brand name of a type of drywall. Depending on what room is being built, your drywall installation pro will select different thicknesses or grades of drywall. Standard residential drywall is ½-inch thick. Garage walls adjacent to a living space are typically ⅝-inch thick and serve as a firewall. For a garage ceiling, most contractors will use firewall-grade drywall materials to keep your home as safe as possible.

Different types of drywall can be color-coded to indicate their purpose. Purple or green drywall boards are often mold-resistant (MR) and are applied where moisture tends to accumulate, such as in bathrooms and basements or behind tile backsplashes at sinks. These mold-resistant sheets have a fiberglass instead of a paper facing finish to prevent water absorption. Regular drywall is gray or white. The drywall industry is constantly adapting with technology to provide safer and more targeted materials. You can even install soundproofing drywall to help prevent noise transfer through rooms.

How much does it cost to put up drywall?

The national average cost to hire a drywall installation professional ranges $375-$1,500, depending on the job at hand and where you are in the country. Your drywall installation cost will often be lower if the professional is installing the drywall in a new construction with open access as opposed to a remodel. The square footage of the job, the amount of materials, and the labor required also determine drywall prices. According to drywall pros, materials costs can range from 15 percent to 50 percent of your total project cost, depending on the work you’re having done. Request several quotes from drywall installation companies to find the right fit for your construction project. The quotes may be based on the company’s standard cost per square foot or a calculation of the time estimated to complete the job plus the size of the job plus materials and any travel fees. For example, drywall installation for one or two standard-size rooms could cost $900-$1,500. The cost to hang and tape an outbuilding with approximately 40 drywall sheets at 75 cents per square foot could total $1,450, including 3.75 days of labor for the drywall crew.

How much does it cost to repair drywall?

The national average price range to repair drywall is $210-$300. Drywall prices can vary greatly depending on the size of the hole or crack that needs repair, the amount of materials required, and other factors. Cracks can appear at the seams in your drywall due to uncontrollable factors like your house settling or even minor earthquakes. Drywall, although sturdy, will break with enough impact, so if a dresser falls and crashes into a wall or your have a mishap hammering in nails for artwork, you could need drywall repair. Drywall repair professionals may have a minimum service fee of $100-$150 regardless of the size of the job. This ensures that their business expenses are met anytime they send their crew out to a job. Here are some additional examples of average drywall repair prices:

  • Sand and texture five wall patches: $200 (45 minutes of labor and $40 of materials).
  • Repair a 4x8 section of wall: $225 (labor $150 and materials $75).
  • Replace drywall in an entire bedroom: $1,500 (price varies depending on the number of windows, whether there’s metal trim, etc.).
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