About Us

Established in 1981, Dan Gardner Drywall has provided the Cedar Rapids area with drywall installation, repair, and maintenance services and more for almost 40 years. Throughout the years, Dan has added to his services portfolio to include EIFS (Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems) and spray foam insulation to better serve the needs of his customers. In 2008, Dan became the first Certified Green Professional in his field for eco-friendly, green practices.

As a full service drywall company, Dan Gardner Drywall is dedicated to being reliable, punctual, responsible, polite, and clean. Dan has been active with the local Home Builders Association since 1984 and has been on the Board of Directors for all but four of those years. He has earned the honor of Associate of the Year in 1998 and 2008 for his dedication and donated time and efforts with numerous Home Builders Association events and committees. Through his membership with the Greater Cedar Rapids Area HBA, Dan is proud to have had an impact on the following charities and organizations:

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Dan Gardner Drywall provides reliable, professional drywall services. With almost 40 years of experience, our team can assure our clients the peace of mind that they are hiring the best of the best when it comes to anything drywall. From new construction and remodeling to repairs and maintenance, you can rest easy knowing that we can save you the time, labor, headaches, and stress of performing these services on your own or with inexperienced drywall contractors. We get it right the first time.

Available Textures & Finish Options

  • Knock-Down Texture
  • Orange Peel
  • Acoustic Ceiling Texture (Popcorn)
  • Skip Trowel
  • Round Corner Bead



Dan Gardner Drywall provides the Cedar Rapids area with effective, professional spray foam insulation services. We install spray foam insulation to minimize air leakage and create a healthier, quieter, more energy-efficient environment for your home or business. Our expert installation services will ensure you get the top-notch quality you deserve.


Exterior Insulation & Finish System

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) will help to insulate your home or building from the outside and increase its visual appeal. EIFS is a building product that is used to provide the exterior walls with a finished, insulated, and waterproofed surface in an all-in-one layered application. The team at Dan Gardner Drywall is certified in numerous EIFS systems for both residential and light commercial properties.


  • Energy Efficiency
  • Reduces Air Infiltration
  • Stabilizes Interior Environment
  • Moisture Control
  • Durability
  • Impact Resistance
  • Design Flexibility
  • Fire Safety Measures


A company that does excellent work, easy to work with, good employees, will go out of their way to do all of the extras that need to be done. Always on time and on schedule.

Ron Lochner

Dan installed an EIFS system in our home, and we are beyond pleased with the results! It looks great, and our energy bills have significantly decreased. Dan and his team were polite, clean, and completed the project within the time frame and price range that was quoted. Thanks, Dan Gardner Drywall!

Julia Eppson

We have had an excellent relationship with Dan Gardner Drywall for many years. We generally build upscale luxury homes and our clients are looking for quality work. Dan and his team always deliver a good quality product that we can depend on. I would recommend Dan Gardner Drywall to any contractors or individuals looking for excellent workmanship and a reputable company.

Jim Wiewel

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