DIY De-popcorn Your Ceiling

By Morgan Saylor

They were okay for a minute, but like many things spawned in the 80’s, popcorn ceilings have overstayed their welcome. Removing popcorn from your ceiling can update the room and make it feel lighter!

Removing popcorn ceilings can be a messy job and can be costly, depending on the number of square feet you’re hoping to de-popcorn. Save some cash with this do-it-yourselfer. Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Pre-taped plastic sheeting
  • Commercial sprayer
  • Flexible Putty Knife
  • A step ladder, depending on how tall your ceilings are.
  • A dust mask.
Then follow these steps from DIY Fun Ideas to popcorn-free success:

Tags: DIY, Home, Remodel, ceiling

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