Ceiling Replacement Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

 

Scope of work: Water damage repair, New crown molding installation, Interior Painting

Location: Basking Ridge, NJ  07920

Timeline: 7 days

These Basking Ridge homeowners called our team at Monk’s to fix damages from Hurricane Sandy.  The roof of the house had been damaged, causing water to leak into the ceiling and walls.

 

After

Completed Project- Repaired Water Damage, New Ceiling, Crown Molding, Sheet Rock, and Paint Job
Completed Project- Repaired Water Damage, New Ceiling, Crown Molding, Sheet Rock, and Paint Job

 

Water Damaged Ceiling and Walls

Water damage is not only unsightly but can lead to greater home damages.  The damage would be repaired, and the entire room would be repainted to give it a fresh new look.

 

Close up of water damage in Basking Ridge Home
Close up of water damage in Basking Ridge Home

 

Our team came in and removed and replaced the damaged sheetrock, crown moldings and insulation.  The first step in this water damage repair project was removing the existing, damaged crown molding.

 

Removing the damaged crown molding
Removing the damaged crown molding
Removing the original crown molding
Removing the original crown molding

 

Ceiling Replacement

 

Basking Ridge, NJ- Removing water damaged ceiling
Basking Ridge, NJ- Removing water damaged ceiling
Removing the water damaged ceiling
Removing the water damaged ceiling

 

The insulation was then inspected to see if the water damage had caused and mold to begin growing on the insulation.  Several pieces of insulation were found to be infected with mold.  These pieces were cut out and replaced.

 

Basking Ridge 07920- Water Damage Repairs
Basking Ridge 07920- Water Damage Repairs

All damaged sheetrock was removed from the ceiling and the walls to make way for the new repairs.

Removing Damaged Sheet Rock
Removing Damaged Sheet Rock

 

Removed Sheet Rock
Removed Sheet Rock

 

New sheetrock was then installed.  During this entire process, our team at Monk’s took careful measures to ensure the rest of the room would remain unharmed.

 

Ceiling Replacement- Basking Ridge, NJ
Ceiling Replacement- Basking Ridge, NJ

 

After installing the new sheetrock, the ceiling was taped and spackled.

Spackling the ceiling- Basking Ridge, NJ
Spackling the ceiling- Basking Ridge, NJ
Spackling the ceiling- Basking Ridge, NJ
Ceiling Replacement – Basking Ridge, NJ

A brand new 3 1/2 inch crown molding was installed, replacing the old damaged crown molding.

New crown molding
New crown molding
Basking Ridge, NJ- New Crown Molding Installation
Basking Ridge, NJ- New Crown Molding Installation

 

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- New Crown Molding Installed
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- New Crown Molding Installed

Next the new surfaces were prepped for painting.  Seams were caulked and corners were sanded.  Then the ceiling, trim, and walls were given two coats of paint.

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- Interior Painting
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- Interior Painting

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Interior Painting- Water Damage Repairs
Interior Painting- Water Damage Repairs

In only one week our team transformed this room full of water damaged ceiling, walls, and crown molding, into a newly refurbished space!

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- Completed Water Damage Repairs
Completed Repairs and Ceiling Replacement

 

 

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- New Crown Molding
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920- New Crown Molding

 

Another job well done by Monk’s!

If you would like to see more projects by us, check out this pergola and trellis job or this tile backsplash installation.

If you are considering water damage repair we would like the opportunity to tell you why we think we are the best contractor in  Basking Ridge, NJ.

Call 973-635-7900