Popcorn Ceiling Removal Raleigh, NC

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Popcorn Ceiling Removal & Refinishing Raleigh, NC

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Popcorn ceilings were in several years ago. Now, popcorn ceiling removal is more prevalent. But if you want to refinish those old popcorn ceilings before removal, you need to make sure the ceilings are free from asbestos. Asbestos was widely banned in 1977. So, thankfully, homes built in the ’80s and above likely do not contain this harmful mineral mixture.

Today, smooth ceilings are desired, and for good reason. Smooth-finished ceilings better reflect the natural light present in spaces and give the impression of a high and airy feel.

Removing popcorn ceilings can be a messy process. Our professional team minimizes disturbance through proper preparation and using proper scrappers and tools. Proper texture scrappers also reduce the time and labor costs associated with patching or removing textured ceilings.

How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings

We offer the ability to work in one room at a time, enabling you access to other surrounding areas during the removal process. We also cover all walls and flooring, reducing the potential for damage or staining. We primarily use water to remove the ceiling texture. So, besides having a system to remove it cleanly, the removal process is relatively simple. 

The actual expenses are generated from the tedious refinishing process. Here is a list of steps for refinishing drywall and one of our articles that offers more insight into the benefits of removing popcorn.

  • After removal, allow the ceiling to dry.
  • Sand the ceilings with a pole or power sander.
  • Refasten loose drywall using drywall screws. 
  • Retape damaged seams with paper drywall tape and use fiberglass tape for problematic areas for added strength.
  • All recessed nail holes and tape joints are refloated, requiring two drywall mud applications with a drywall tape knife. 
  • The finish and rough sanding make for a workout.
  • Apply the first coat of primer.
  • Use a light to look for any missed drywall repairs.
  • Apply the final top coats of paint.

Our clean-up is efficient, and the result is beautiful new ceilings.

Textured Ceiling Repairs and Patches

Textured ceilings do an excellent job of hiding drywall imperfections and helping dampen noise. However, a textured ceiling is not the most appealing subjectively, especially if there are damaged or water-stained areas. If you don’t want to replace it, we can patch and paint just about any damaged drywall.

Let us show you how it’s done! Call us at 919-426-4928


FAQ

Benefits & Repairs Associated With Popcorn Ceiling Removal

Your home popcorn ceiling removal service is taken care of from start to finish. Want to know more about the service? Get the answers to your questions here.

Removing popcorn makes a room look better, reflects more light, and has health benefits. Read more.

Minor drywall repairs are expected and part of the process. Once the popcorn is removed, we will access the ceiling for additional unseen repairs such as excessive nail pops and broken drywall seams. Read more.

Yes, we can handle small residential drywall installations. Read more.

What To Expect From Us



1. Appointment

Contact us for your onsite or virtual quote. Optional calendars are provided to self-schedule appointments, requiring no disruptions to your day!

2. Quote/ Hiring​

Receive your quote within 24hrs. Enjoy the benefits of a detailed electronic contract that conveniently offers credit card payment options!

3. Work Onsite

We are incredibly knowledgeable, net, and maintain a straightforward means of communicating the project, service details, and overall production.

4. Final Walk-Through​

Our quality is held to the highest standards and is inspected & guaranteed by a written warranty prior to final payment. 

We hired A Touch of Color for painting. Courtney & his team lead, Antonio, were professional & detailed. We’d recommend them highly!
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Brenna Smith
“We are very pleased with the quality of our interior paint job of 7 rooms and the foyer. The service and attention to detail were amazing.
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Nick Stutts
They did a great job painting inside my house. It looks like a completely new place, and the interior trim and finish work were clean.
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Sean Chastain
“We are very pleased with the quality of our interior paint job of 7 rooms and the foyer. The service and attention to detail were amazing.
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