How to Repair Drywall Dings and Dents
Dings or dents in your drywall? You don’t need to live with them, and you don’t need to be a pro to fix them. With a few basic tools and supplies, you can fix drywall dings and dents on your own. Here’s what you’ll need to make your repair:
TOOLS & MATERIALS
- Putty Knife
- Drywall Spackle
- Sanding Block
- Paint Brush or Roller
When taking on this DIY task, be sure to equip yourself with the proper safety gear. Throughout the video, we’ll alert you regarding when you should and should not use the safety gear.
First, scrape away any loose debris from the repair area with a putty knife. Apply enough spackle to build a hole. Then let dry according to manufacturer instructions. If needed, add a second coat. When fully dry, sand to a smooth finish and paint as needed.
Your drywall repair is now complete!