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How to texture match this 1987 drywall ceiling?

I would say try the side of a loofah that's had some strips cut randomly out of it. I used the end of one for a 3-circle pattern that was similar back in the day.
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Which is the best way to cut holes in drywall to run/fish new electrical wires (Romex) behind walls?

Use a hole saw, then make a butterfly patch out of a piece of scrap drywall. Use the same hole saw to cut through the back, while leaving the front paper intact. Pull the parts of drywall off on the ...
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Which is the best way to cut holes in drywall to run/fish new electrical wires (Romex) behind walls?

Use a holesaw, large enough to get a right-angled drill and bit in, to one side of the stud. So, not actually centring on the stud, but to one side. That way, the circle removed can be pinned back ...
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Which is the best way to cut holes in drywall to run/fish new electrical wires (Romex) behind walls?

I think we don't have enough real information to guide you, to be honest. You have to run wires down or up within a stud bay either from the floor above or floor below, and then across the wall ...
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