How to Sand Drywall
After you've hung and taped drywall, follow these steps to sand it perfectly smooth. We'll show you techniques the pros use to get sanding done…
Drywall is a better material than MDF (medium density fiberboard) for walls because its joints are less likely to crack. Wet sand to avoid dust.
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Tips for Finishing Drywall
Learn the drywall taping tips and techniques that pros use to speed up their work. Avoid irritating problems like lumpy mud, nail pops and tape…
Ceiling Repair: Fix a Sagging Ceiling
Sagging in a ceiling may be caused by undersized drywall. You either have to replace 1/2-in. drywall with 5/8-in. or add furring strips and a…
Drywall Sanding Is Time Well Spent
Sanding drywall isn’t exactly fun. But if you do it right, you’ll be rewarded with a great-looking paint job that will make…
Drywall Sanding Tips and Techniques
In this article, we'll show you how to avoid common sanding mistakes and offer several tips for getting the best results from your drywall…
How to Make Bullnose Corners
Want to give a room a adobe-like look? Make your corners rounded instead of square. It's easy and it looks good. Here's how to make bullnose…
How to Build a Drywall Arch
Converting a plain entryway into a curved arch is a great way to give a room a new look and feel. In this article, we’ll show you the best way…
How to Skim Coat Walls
Smooth over rough or damaged walls with a skim coat of mud, applied with a special squeegee knife. It's easy to do and delivers great results.