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How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings

Learn how to take the pain and frustration out of removing popcorn ceilings! Discover 11 Family Handyman expert tips for removing a popcorn ceiling easier, faster, and with less mess.

Figuring out how to remove a popcorn ceiling texture can be a messy and frustrating chore. See how the Family Handyman experts remove popcorn ceiling texture with less mess and fuss, and discover how worthwhile this home update can be. You will also learn tricks for preventing gouging of the drywall beneath the ceiling texture and what to do after the popcorn texture has been removed.

By the time you finish this class, you'll know:

How to minimize the mess of removing a popcorn ceiling.
Tricks for making removing popcorn texture easier.
How to protect lights, bulbs and electrical outlets when removing popcorn ceilings.
Tricks for minimizing or preventing gouging.
What to do if you find asbestos in your ceiling.

And much more!
  • Mobile App
  • Course Introduction
  • How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings
  • Course Completion and Next Steps
  • Congratulations!
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Completion and Next Steps, Congratulations!, How to Remove Popcorn Ceilings"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever