Removing wall strips

kjakabAugust 10, 2007

I want to remove the strips between the sheetrock panels in my DW and fill them in so that I can paint and have smooth walls. What can I use to fill them in that won't start to crack in a few years?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lilium_guy56

I had this exact issue in mine. First I used Spackling compound and let it sit a month just to see what happened. It cracked. So I toook it all out and tried a universal caulking on one seam. That cracked. Finally I used tubes of SILCON that is supposed to be for aquariums. 3 years later it has NOT cracked.

    Bookmark   August 11, 2007 at 11:59AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Heat Pumps
Is your New manufactured home Energy Star certified...
PVHIII
Just bought double wide office trailer
Greetings All, I just bought a doublewide office trailer...
RobGT90
Four Seasons Manfacturered Housing
I am looking for information on Four Seasons Manufacturered...
Linda928
Are the smaller single wides cheaper than larger?
I would like to eventually get a PINE GROVE single...
poaky1
Should I buy this single wide?
I have an opportunity to buy a 2001 Clayton single-wide...
andy2014
Sponsored Products
Bamboo Eden Gray Duvet Cover
Grandin Road
Choose Floor Lamp by Artemide
$860.00 | Lumens
IndoModern Malibu Teak Cabinet - MAL-CAB
Hayneedle
Jacey 78-inch Warm Brown Oak Finish Dining Table
Overstock.com
Campania International Lavender Cast Stone Bird Bath - B-122-AL
$159.99 | Hayneedle
CounterMax LED Undercabinet Lighting by Maxim Lighting
$98.00 | Lumens
Baxton Studio Moretti Light Grey Linen Modern Club Chair
Overstock.com
Rose Tree Newport 18-inch Reversible Throw Pillow
Overstock.com
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™