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Acoustic Popcorn Ceiling Removal
San Diego Professional Popcorn Ceiling Removal
Removing an ugly popcorn ceiling is one of the best cosmetic upgrades you can make to an older home. It is generally a simple process that can be completed in one day. By properly preparing the area, we can remove the old popcorn ceiling, touch up the drywall, and apply a new drywall texture with virtually no dust or mess.
Steps To Remove Popcorn Ceilings
Step 1 - Remove small furniture, pictures, knick knacks, etc. We can work around beds and large furniture.
Step 2 - Prepare the area with plastic using a thicker plastic for floors and painters plastic on walls.
Step 3 - Moisten the acoustic popcorn ceiling with a small water sprayer.
Step 4 - Scrape off acoustic popcorn ceiling taking care not to damage the drywall underneath.
Step 5 - Using drywall compound, skim coat drywall seams, nail holes, and corners. Repair any problem areas
Step 6 - Apply a smooth skip texture (or other selected texture) by hand. Spray texture options are also available.
Step 7 - Clean up.
Step 8 (Optional) - When texture is fully dry, prime and paint the ceiling.
Now you have a beautiful new ceiling. No more ugly popcorn.
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