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Find a drywall repairer near Jacksonville, FL

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Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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

Here are two examples of average prices for smaller drywall repair jobs that could be similar to fixing a hole in the wall:

  • 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.

However, you should request cost estimates from drywall repair specialists in your area to figure out how much it will cost you to fix your hole.

Learn more about drywall repair costs.

What do you need for drywall repair?

To repair drywall, you need up to several tools and materials. For example, you may need a drill to insert drywall screws and boreholes. A drywall saw or utility knife is perfect for cutting and shaping drywall, and don’t forget your tape measure and pencil. Drywall and taping knives are also essential. 

For materials, you’ll likely need construction adhesive, drywall tape, drywall screws, masking tape and joint compound. 

If you don’t have these tools — and you don’t want to spend money on them — contact a drywall repair professional instead of doing it yourself.

Who do I hire to install or repair drywall?

A general contractor, handyman or a drywall contractor (or company) can usually install and repair drywall. It’s recommended that you call one of these types of pros when your drywall needs to be repaired, such as after a plumber or electrician has completed their work. 

Look up local pros online and compare their profiles, paying extra attention to their ratings, reviews, experience and list of services. Contact three to five pros to get cost estimates for your project.

Do you need a license to repair drywall?

Pros may need to obtain a license to fix and install drywall. It’s always worth checking with your local government about whether a drywall company or contractor has to be licensed before they work on your project.

Reviews for Jacksonville drywall repairers
Jessica T.
He did a great job and was in and out. Came and did drywall repair, texture, and paint.
Cofer and HughesCofer and Hughes
Thumbtack Customer
Kevin repaired damaged drywall at our church. He did a fantastic job at a very reasonable cost. We will definitely contract with him for future projects.
Kevin the local handymanKevin the local handyman
Thumbtack Customer
Craig successfully completed drywall repair and texturing. Craig paid attention to detail and ensured every aspect of the job was completed above the typical standard. I would use him again.
Restorations and Property ManagmentRestorations and Property Managment
Christy D.
Michael was prompt, communicative, professional, reasonable and most of all his work is outstanding. I would recommend him for any drywall work. My project was not huge by some standards -- total electrical rehab which left tons of drywall repair. You can't tell that we ever had the walls cut open anywhere. Every seam is perfect. It looks like brand new. Excellent work and at very fair price.
Above All DrywallAbove All Drywall
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