Cutting Drywall projects
How to Cut Drywall for an Opening
This article will show you how to cut clean, accurate holes in drywall for electrical boxes and lights. And without making a mess. Follow this…
Master the Basics of Drywall: Cutting Drywall
With a few simple tools and special techniques you'll be cutting drywall like a pro in no time. Plus we'll show you how to plan your…
Do it right. Do it yourself.
The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.
How to Use a Spiral Saw on Drywall
Cut openings in drywall faster, easier and more accurately with a spiral saw. It'll speed up drywall hanging and cut taping time too,…
How to Use a Drywall Circle Cutter
Cut clean round holes in drywall for electrical boxes and light fixtures with this circle cutter. It's quick and easy, and only takes seconds
How to Cut Drywall
The Family Handyman editor, Mark Petersen, will show you how to cut drywall perfectly straight for a perfect fit every time. The better the…
How to Cut a Hole in Drywall
The Family Handyman editor, Mark Petersen, will show you how to layout the hole and cut it for a professional fit.
How to Fix an Oversize Electrical Box Cutout
An oversize drywall cutout around an electrical box can ruin the appearance of an otherwise perfect taping job. The best way to fix it is with…