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Find a drywall repairer near Glendale Heights, IL

Find a drywall repairer near Glendale Heights, IL

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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 tools do you need to repair drywall?

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.

Do drywall contractors need a license?

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.

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.

Reviews for Glendale Heights drywall repairers
Jesse N.
Was looking for someone to repair my drywall ceiling that was cracked and once I contacted this company they responded so fast and were able to come out the next day to get the job done. And let me tell you the did a fantastic job and left no mess behind. Will definitely hire again!
A Plus Decorating Inc.A Plus Decorating Inc.
Kristine k.
Very Responsive, Very Professional. Came right out looked at the issue and honestly advised what needed to be done. He also advised what would be needed in the future that he saw could be issues. Gave a very fair estimate. We hired him on the spot and he wanted to immediately start the project. Along the way he explained every step, showed us each detail and made sure to complete. The next day while the repair was still drying he had me send him pictures so he could see how the drywall patching was looking and then he immediately came the next day to sand the areas he felt that needed to be sanded to his liking. We will definitely be using him again for many other projects around our house.
Johnnies drywall repair and demolitionJohnnies drywall repair and demolition
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