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  1. Drywall Tools, Supplies and Equipment
    I have a old US Spray texture rig and it runs pretty good for a old rig but I'm looking for some pump parts if anyone has a line on some! I know its a long shot! I'm in Montana
  2. Drywall Texturing
    hey guys anyone knows about this natural stone texture how it is created. any help is greatly appreciated.
  3. Drywall Texturing
    I'm a warranty manager for a homebuilder and one of our homeowners is complaining about pinholes and craters in the texture throughout the entire home. I talked to our drywall subcontractor and he says it's natural and nothing can be done about it. I've read through information from the various...
  4. Drywall Texturing
    I'm working on a 1938 home with lathe and plaster as the walls. Really great work and finish for 1938 plaster. I had to take out some dry-rot and now I did a build up of the full 2x4's and lathe along with my base coat of sand-plaster. But whats got me stuck is this top-coat texture pattern I...
  5. General Drywall Discussion
    Does anyone recommend a texture machine that isnt gas powered? cant quite afford one of those bad boys yet. anything better than a compressor and hopper? thanks
  6. Drywall Texturing
    first post here so be nice.  i've been doing some textured (stomped) ceilings the past couple of years and have been applying themud with a roller just as almost everyone else does.  i'm wondering if anyone has ever tried using a flat box to apply the mud before stomping.  i've never used a flat...
  7. Drywall Texturing
    On average what does everybody use on, say a 1000sqft ceiling when doing knockdown and/or orange peel?
  8. Drywall Texturing
    Thinking of trying one of these things out for some new texture concepts, I'm sure it has been done before... but I haven't come across it http://www.rollerstencils.com/store-rollers. Tons of different patterns I suppose you could use 2 different techniques to apply the texture, 1. Skim...
  9. Drywall Texturing
    So, I was told by a guy recently that it's impossible to match an old sand finish that's been painted a bunch (ie, plaster repair, etc) I think I may have found a way around this (if indeed it's true that it's "impossible"..), we'll have to wait and see until it's dry and prepped, and what it...
  10. New Member Introductions
    Hi all, Just came across this forum and wanted to make an introduction... We are a drywall and remodeling company in Houston, Texas. We can match the texture of most any wall, and specialize in smooth ceilings and walls where we remove the texture or skimcoat over it. If you are a...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone! Our company specializes in popcorn ceiling removal in Dallas and Fort Worth. We also repair damaged drywall and match textures. Our main business in ceiling texture removal and retexturing with California Knockdown, or Skip Trowel, depending on what you call it of course...
  12. Drywall Texturing
    I am remodeling the master bath. It had wallpaper and we have taken it down. It came down surprisingly easy--just had to pull on the peeling edges and it all came down in entire sheets all the way from the floor to the ceilings. It appears that there is glue that has been left behind still on...
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