Nail Pops In Drywall

Nail pops are a common issue in drywall (sheetrock, blueboard, and the like) that many homeowners encounter. When you look at your wall and notice small bumps or protrusions, often circular or oval in shape, you might be seeing a “nail pop”. These pesky little imperfections can be frustrating, but understanding why they happen and […]

Horsehair Plaster

Being at an age where I find myself more and more often starting sentences with the phrase “When I was growing up…”, sometimes coming across different items that we tackle on a day in and day out basis truly reminds me of something that I recall from “When I was growing up” which stuck with […]

How Long Should Plaster Cure Before Painting It?

If you have ever done or looked into doing any type of painting project around your home (whether on the inside or the outside), the chances are that you have heard the warning that surface preparation is the key to a successful paint job – both from a structural standpoint and a beauty standpoint! There […]

What is the Difference Between Drywall and Blueboard?

When it comes to building materials there are some items that I have always noticed Clients seem to refer to one when possibly actually referring to another. One classic example of this is gutters and downspouts. I have had many occasions in the past when Clients were discussing their downspouts and while doing so kept […]