Find a drywall repair contractor in San Francisco, CA

Find drywall repair contractors in San Francisco, CA

Find drywall repair contractors in San Francisco, CA

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Top 10 drywall repair companies in San Francisco, CA

Homeowners agree: these San Francisco drywall repair contractors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Mauricio Handyman

Mauricio Handyman

12 hires on HomeGuide
16+ years in business
Serves San Francisco, CA
Marina K. says, "He did a great job." Read more
Ivan Multiple Handyman Services-Unlicensed Contractor

Ivan Multiple Handyman Services-Unlicensed Contractor

New on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves San Francisco, CA
Ivan Multiple Handyman Services-Unlicensed Contractor, founded in 2018, is a reliable service provider serving Richmond, CA and surrounding areas. They are known for their exceptional commitment to quality, safety, and superior customer service. Their experienced team deeply values communication with customers and ensures every project, big or small, is executed to meet the client's needs and expectations. Their reputation is built on the consistent delivery of professional, high-quality work.
Paint Studio SF

Paint Studio SF

1 hire on HomeGuide
14+ years in business
Serves San Francisco, CA
Laurie K. says, "Very professional and I appreciated the knowledge the owner has on multiple projects I had him do for me. I started with a few projects and added more as we completed the original items I contracted for. I definitely recommend and will use this company again in the future." Read more

Your Drywall Repair and Texturing questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much does drywall repair cost near me?

Drywall repair costs $200 to $750 on average, depending on the amount of damage, job complexity, and location. Drywall repair labor is $40 to $100 per hour with a $125 to $200 minimum trip fee.

  • Patching drywall holes costs $50 to $400 per hole.
  • Fixing drywall cracks costs $100 to $400.
  • Drywall ceiling repair costs $150 to $1,000.

Sheetrock and drywall prices are $10 to $20 per sheet or $0.30 to $0.50 per square foot on average for materials only, depending on the size, thickness, and type.

How do I know if my drywall needs repairing?

Signs your drywall needs repairing include:

  • Small holes
  • Water damage and mold
  • Cracks
  • Bulges in the wall or ceiling
  • Significant discoloration

What is involved in drywall repair?

The drywall repair process includes:

  • Identifying the cause of the damages such as pests or water leaks and resolving the issue.
  • Removing old drywall if the damaged area is large.
  • Mounting new backer board or a patch where needed.
  • Applying new tape and compound.
  • Sanding it down after it dries or applying the finishing texture.

How long does drywall repair take?

Drywall repair typically takes less than 1 day, but it depends on the total size and type of work needed.

  • Patching a small hole takes 1 to 2 hours.
  • Fixing large holes takes up to 5 hours.
  • Replacing an entire wall takes 1 to 3 days.

Is it better to repair or replace a drywall?

Replacing drywall is better for holes bigger than 6" wide. The cost to replace drywall is $2 to $6 per square foot for removing the old surface and installing new drywall. Repairing drywall is better for minor cracks without water damage, especially for recently installed drywall.

What are additional drywall repair services?

Additional drywall repair services may include:

Who do I hire to repair drywall?

Hire a handyman near you to fix small cracks, nail holes, or patch small holes. Hire a drywall contractor for bigger repairs. Search the HomeGuide listings to hire a drywall contractor near you. Next:

  • Compare at least 3 in-person estimates.
  • Read their reviews on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask if the drywall contractor is a member of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry.
  • Choose licensed, insured, and bonded businesses with at least 5 years of experience.
  • Get copies of the detailed quote, contract, and warranty before they start work.
  • Avoid choosing the lowest bid that typically indicates low-quality materials.
  • Never give the final payment until after the project ends.

What questions should I ask a drywall repair contractor?

  • How long have you been hanging drywall?
  • Can I see photos of drywall repairs you've done and a reference list?
  • How big is your crew, and what's their schedule?
  • Which type of drywall do you recommend and why?
  • Can you match the drywall patch to my wall, or will you need to replace the entire wall surface?
  • What are my options if I want moisture-resistant drywall?
  • Does this quote include delivery, hanging, taping and mudding, finishing, and cleanup?
  • What other costs should I expect?
  • How long will the repair take?
  • If damages happen on the job, what's your policy?
  • Do you offer a labor warranty?

Reviews for San Francisco drywall repair companies

Recent success stories from people in the San Francisco area.
Olga K.
Great job! Was on time and knew exactly what needed to be done. Yes, do recommend him.
Mauricio handyman
Rich T.
Nate has been painting and doing drywall work and specialty painting for me .Many of my projects where custom homes in the millions of dollars. His detail to his craft is unsurpasss any other painter I had my projects ! I would recommend Nate at any job Big or small in scale he is very professional.And knowledgeable at every detail in his industry. Rich , Owner of High Rise finishes Co.
Paint Studio SF
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