Help! My ex moved out and I'm selling the house but she left me with
a little problem. In her attempts to cook she managed to get the
popcorn ceiling dirty with grease. It's kind of like a greasy
cobweb....in a fit of desparation I took my shop vac to it and it
won't come off without taking the popcorn with it. Any ideas as to
what I should do?
Make a decision right now.
Removing a spray texture ceiling, at this stage is relatively easy. Messy,
but easy. Spray it with water, then scrape. The texture materia will come
right off. Then you can respray or apply a different cover.
IF you paint it one time, removing the texture material becomes a royal pain
in the butt. If you ever need to re-spray, for instance, an area is
repaired because of a leak, a painted texturized ceiling becomes much more
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