Gather the right tools
Being able to repair a hole in the wall is a useful skill to have. You never know when it may come in handy. Considered a simple home repair, repairing a drywall hole doesn’t require much time, no matter how inexperienced you may be. All you need for this easy repair is:
- Paint and a paintbrush
- A putty knife
- A wall hole patch
- A drywall patching compound (such as spackle or plaster)
- A wet sponge or a spray bottle
- Wall texture spray.