My older home has several cracks and nail pops in the plaster and drywall.

Phil,

Thanks for the inquiry.

Recurring cracks in plaster and drywall are extremely frustrating.

Such cracks and what we call “nail pops” are the result of the frame moving and/or drying out.

In an older home such as yours it seems reasonable to assume the frame is permanently “settled” and dried. But as we add insulation to these homes and seal them up, it is a common occurrence to have the ..read more

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