How to Fix Hole in the Ceiling

As a home owner you will be used to the inevitable repair jobs and renovations that need to be done both inside and outside to keep your most expensive possession looking its best. What most often tends to be neglected however is the ceiling. Ceilings are not immune to wear and tear and in fact if noticed too late, quite a bit of damage has already been done. Repair a hole in ceiling is not as easy as it may sound, with many different causes, types of ceiling and the extent of the damage.

Why your ceiling cracks

Ceiling cracks and holes can come from many different sources. It could be due to natural structural movement of the house, a leak, or damage to the joints.

While it may be tempting to get out that ladder and attempt to repair a hole in ceiling yourself, be aware. Professional Perth ceiling fixers are experienced in ceiling crack repair and plaster ceiling repair and can ultimately save you a lot of time and money compared with doing the job yourself.

Patch Ceiling Hole

One of the things you will need to identify first and foremost is the type of damage. While it may seem simple enough to patch over a hole, you may quite literally be papering over something much bigger. There could be a very serious underlying issue which left ignored could end up with you needing to replace your entire ceiling!

Then there is the type of ceiling texture. Even if you do manage to fix the problem, if you have a textured ceiling it can be difficult to match the texture so the end result is flawless. The last thing you want is to have a massive repair patch on your ceiling, which undoubtedly you can’t help but notice every time you walk into the room!

Lastly there is the sheer amount of materials you will need. If you don’t have these things handy, you will need to buy them and with drywall compound, putty knife, lumbar support boards, dust masks, textured ceiling paints and sprays and sanding paper to name but a few, the costs can really add up.

Hire Professional Ceiling Fixers

Really the quickest, safest and most cost effective way to repair a hole in ceiling is to call in the experts in ceiling repair Perth. Perth Ceilings and Walls, they are experienced, established and professional with the knowledge to get the job done fast.

Water Damaged Ceilings & Repairs, Ceiling Re-Strapping and rejuvenation, ceiling lifting and painting and maintenance, these guys do it all. They are on hand to answer any questions you may have and to offer reliable, unbiased advice.

So just as you have the numbers for a handyman, plumber and electrician, you want to ensure you also store 0402 153 061 on your phone!