Have you ever accidentally put a huge whole in a drywall based rental dwelling?

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  1. Westerberg

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    Nazi landlords is what I hate.
     
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    Also, nazi admins.
     
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    I once put a whole HOLE in drywall, but then I fixed it, kinda. So then, the HOLE wasn't WHOLE anymore.
     
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    Did you ejaculate in it?
     
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    With my whole pee-hole.
     
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    His lady was the dry wall.
     
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    Well, I have put my fist through my own walls a couple times.
     
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    I did. In the current place I'm in. I was stupidly trying to hang a large mirror on a wall by myself and yanked a huge chunk of drywall while adjusting it.

    I dread when it comes time to move and I've gotta fix that. :chair:
     
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    You could act like a man?


    wait.
     
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    Don't be stupid. I have plenty of lesbian friends. :jj:
     
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    I put a hole in a hotel room wall once so I cut a square of wallpaper from the closet and stuck it over the hole with toothpaste.
     
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    That's not a bad idea. I'm gonna remember that.
     
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    I should probably post it in the DIY home improvement thread
     
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    I would but I'm afraid I'd break something.
     
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    A whole what?
     
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    Spray water on the whole with a hose for an hour or so, it should close right up :hat:
     
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    Seriously though you're just going to have to patch it using drywall mud. Brace it however you want, but you'll need to patch it and sand it with drywall sanding paper. Then paint over it. Look it up on youtube, it's not as hard as you think (unless the hole is gigantic)
     
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    It's easy as fuck to repair drywall. He's right, youtube would probably be the best to learn. Pro Tip:grad: If it's a fist sized hole, wad up some newspaper and fill the hole as best you can so the mud will have something to stick to. You will probably have to fill several times because the mud will shrink when it dries. That is, if you don't want to cut out a fist sized piece of drywall to replace it with.
     
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    As your landlord I would kill you, put the body in the hole and patch it up