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Old 04-28-2011, 10:28 PM   #1
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I did a drywall install on the ceiling about a week ago , it looked good but i just got a call back saying it was some areas that are liked puffed out or lumps in the ceiling. Where did I go wrong ?

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I did a drywall install on the ceiling about a week ago , it looked good but i just got a call back saying it was some areas that are liked puffed out or lumps in the ceiling. Where did I go wrong ?
Blisters???bad board???Lightboxes?
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wheres catzar when we need her?
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I did a drywall install on the ceiling about a week ago , it looked good but i just got a call back saying it was some areas that are liked puffed out or lumps in the ceiling. Where did I go wrong ?
A break on the back of board, maybe? Insulators ?? blown insulation
after the ceilings were hung ??? Hatchet marks from setting top nails on top sheets?? what brand of rock?
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A pic would really help narrow down the options. Could be anything.
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You probably shouldn't have run screws through those water pipes
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I used 1/2" ultra light boards , Its no boxes covered . I think it was a problem in the finish . Sanding maybe .......
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Did you do the screws by hand with to much mud, then sanded and you thought it was flat, but when painted it now looks like lumpy or puffy spots
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Sounds like you humped your joints.
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sounds like loose paper ..puffy?? lumpy?/ ruff tex.
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