Popcorn Ceiling Removal
Popcorn is a snack that we all love, especially when we are watching a film or movie. However, popcorns are not designed to be on your ceiling. Thirty years back, textured ceilings were in fashion and trending. However, today they are considered a thing of the past. The decorating taste has moved away from the popcorn texture ceiling for many good reasons. As such, if you are looking to update your home or business and make it feel and look attractive; call us. At Golden State Drywall Repair Pros, we will ensure you get the look you need. We will replace your ceiling with the choice of an up-to-date texture, as well as paint it at a very affordable price. With our low prices, you will be in a position to save money and at the same time be in a position to achieve what you need. The million-dollar question is; how can we help you?
It is important to note that this task is often a two-day task to transform your ceiling. We follow air quality control guidelines, and for this reason, if your home was built before 1981, it should be tested for asbestos. If your ceiling is found to contain asbestos, the whole process will take four days rather than two.
We guarantee that we will do our level best to deliver a quality job when transforming your new ceiling to an up-to-date condition. Remember, removing the old popcorn ceilings can reveal things that you have never noticed before, like waves or rolls in the sheetrock, uneven surfaces, water or leaking roof stains, and much more.
The Reasons To Remove Popcorn Ceilings
A majority of popcorn ceiling requests we get originate from homes and commercial property owners who are tied with the old style (out of date style) of their ceiling. Below are other reasons to have your popcorn ceiling removed –
• They look out of date
As mentioned above, the major reason why people have popcorn ceilings removed is their out-of-date look and style. These ceilings were very popular back in the 1960s to 1980s. These ceilings give businesses and homes a very dated look by today’s standards. It does not matter what is available in a room, when there is a popcorn ceiling, it gives a room an outdated sight and a strong association with the era. Today, ceilings have a smoother and clean texture.
• They are difficult to repair, paint, or maintain
The old-style ceilings are very difficult to maintain. As such, in case of damage, they are difficult to repair or paint. For one to paint, it will demand extreme dedication and several layers to achieve a desirable look. Let us not forget that for you to achieve the desired paint consistency, you have to paint it, then allow it to dry, then paint again, then allow it to dry. You will do this severally to achieve the desired look. This makes the whole ordeal tiresome, repetitive, and frustrating. Also, for you to repair a popcorn ceiling, it will require special spray and tools.
• They may be covering other structural issues
In the past, popcorn ceilings were mainly used as a way to cover or conceal other issues. It was also used to cover imperfections and other problems.
• It may contain asbestos
We all know the harmful side of asbestos. Back in the day, this fact was not known, and therefore, it was widely used in paints and the making of ceilings. In fact, any ceiling that was installed before 1978 contains asbestos. Any normal person cannot examine to know if their ceiling contains asbestos. To do this, you will need the services of a professional. Do not hesitate to call us. You can get us through (510) 250-5447.
At Golden State Drywall Repair Pros, we are committed to leaving your home better than it was. After removing the popcorn ceilings, we will retexture the ceiling with a style choice of your desire. Do not forget that we texture and paint the walls as well. Some of our texture options include:
• Imperial smooth
• Standard skip trowel and more