DIY: Patching Sheetrock

I own my home – which means I have to do handiwork.  A neighbor had a pipe problem and ruined a part of my wall, so I had to cut out a hole about 6×3 feet in the sheetrock.  I followed this tutorial site and followed each of the videos.  Overall the project looks good.  One extra lesson – MAKE sure you have it even (use shims or whatever) instead of trying to make it even with Joint Compound.  Also, on the first coat I would suggest adding a bit of water, to make it cleaner.

Tutorial Link here.

Good luck homeowners,



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