This guide is intended to provide you an approximate drywall repair cost in your area. To get a quote for your specific project, Click Here for a Free Estimate. Our research, which includes feedback provided by drywall repair contractors, resulted in the following sheetrock repair cost in Downey, CA.
Drywall repair cost:
Drywall repair cost ranges from $60 to $90 per hour (per person, plus material cost). You can expect a minimum charge of $140 to $200 for the first hour, meaning the first hour will cost more than subsequent hours.
Drywall repair cost based on the number of hours required (a relatively small repair project):
Drywall repair cost (1 hour, 1 person, minimum charge, plus materials): $140 to $200.
Drywall repair cost (2 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $200 to $290.
Drywall repair cost (3 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $260 to $380.
Drywall repair cost (4 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $320 to $470.
Drywall repair cost (5 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $380 to $560.
Drywall repair cost (6 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $440 to $650.
Drywall repair cost (7 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $500 to $730.
Drywall repair cost (8 hours, 1 person, plus materials): $560 to $820.
Drywall installation cost (for bigger repair projects that require drywall demolition and installation):
Factors that Influence Sheetrock Repair Cost in Downey
When drywall ceiling repair contractors come to your house to provide you an estimate, they will consider a number of factors that can increase or decrease the cost of your project. Pricing for your drywall repair project will vary based on your geographic location, the size of your drywall repair project, and the number of hours required to complete the project. Here are a few things to keep in mind when you get quotes from handyman drywall repair pros:
Your prices may be higher when:
More material is required.
The project requires special drywall: moisture or fire resistant (type x) drywall.
The drywall damage is extensive.
The area has extensive mold (which requires personal protective equipment).
Wood or steel studs are damaged and require replacement.
You want to paint the area of the repair.
The contractor has to return a second day to sand and paint the patch.
Furniture or carpet need to be moved out of the way.
The room needs to be sealed off to minimize dust in other rooms.
Your prices may be lower when:
The repair project is small.
Standard drywall is used.
There is no mold or mildew present.
There is a simple way to attach the drywall patch.
The repair area is easily accessible.
Furniture does not need to be moved.
The area does not need to be sealed off.
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