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How Much Does It Cost To Repair Drywall?

Typical range: $163-$196

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For your project in zip code 20149 with these options, the cost to repair drywall starts at $162.65-$196.01 per repair. Your actual price will depend on job size, conditions, finish options you choose.

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What you can expect
Range per repair:$162.65$196.01
Range for this type of project:$163$196
Estimate: $179
Drywall Repair Labor, Basic
2
hours
$136$165
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Labor cost, under typical conditions, for complete repair. Hole will be cut out and sheetrock patch applied, then joint taped and mudded. Joints will be lightly sanded, re-mudded, and sanded again for primer-ready finish. Rate is inclusive of all aspects of the project, such as thorough planning, acquisition of equipment and material, preparation and protection of project site, and meticulous cleanup.
Drywall Repair Job Supplies
1
repair
$15$17
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Requisite supplies for the job, including fasteners, seam tape, outside corner beads, and topping compound.
Drywall Repair Labor, Basic
0
jobs
$11$13
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Drywall Repair Job Supplies
0
jobs
$2$2
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Optional Services
Option: Paint Patched Surface
1
hour
$36$87
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Patch up to 4 SF will be leveled, smoothed, and spot-primed. Two coats of color- and sheen-matched paint, blending outward perimeter of patch.
Standard services
Drywall Repair Labor, Basic
$136 -$165
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2
hours
Labor cost, under typical conditions, for complete repair. Hole will be cut out and sheetrock patch applied, then joint taped and mudded. Joints will be lightly sanded, re-mudded, and sanded again for primer-ready finish. Rate is inclusive of all aspects of the project, such as thorough planning, acquisition of equipment and material, preparation and protection of project site, and meticulous cleanup.
Drywall Repair Job Supplies
$15 -$17
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1
repair
Requisite supplies for the job, including fasteners, seam tape, outside corner beads, and topping compound.
Drywall Repair Labor, Basic
$11 -$13
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0
jobs
Drywall Repair Job Supplies
$2 -$2
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0
jobs
Optional Services
Option: Paint Patched Surface
$36 -$87
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1
hour
Patch up to 4 SF will be leveled, smoothed, and spot-primed. Two coats of color- and sheen-matched paint, blending outward perimeter of patch.
What you can expect
Range per repair:
$163 - $196
Range for this type of project:
$163 - $196
Estimate:
$179
Cost Comparison
YOUR ESTIMATE
$179

NATIONAL AVERAGE RANGE
$160 -$193
YOUR ESTIMATE

Repair Drywall: national average cost

The national average materials cost to repair drywall is $16.05 per repair, with a range between $15.02 to $17.08. The total price for labor and materials per repair is $176.46, coming in between $160.04 to $192.87. Your actual price will depend on your location, job size, conditions and finish options you choose.
cost to repair drywall
National Avg. Materials Cost per repair$16.05
National Avg. Cost (labor and materials) for 1 repair$176.46
National Cost Range (labor and materials) for 1 repair$160.04 - $192.87
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