Drywall Installation

Professional drywall hangers will show you how to install drywall to get the best results.

How to Hang Drywall Like a Pro

Installing drywall is not rocket science, but it will go faster and look better if you learn the fundamentals before you start (instead of after you're done).

Drywall Installation projects

  • Common Drywall Installation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    This article walks you through the “Do's and Don'ts” of drywall installation. It will help you avoid seven common mistakes people…

  • How to Install Drywall

    A good drywall job starts with solid backing and properly driven fasteners. Learn how pros make their finished drywall look smooth and straight.

  • 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 Hang Drywall: Use a Lift

    See easier ways to hang and handle drywall (aka Sheetrock). We have 10 tips that save time and strain, whether you're working alone or with…

  • How to Cut Drywall

    Cutting drywall is easy and only requires a few tools. The Family Handyman editor, Mark Petersen, will show you how to cut drywall perfectly…

  • How to Install Wainscoting

    Transform a room with the warm glow of beaded wood wainscoting. Install the paneling right over your existing wall, eliminating the hassle of…

  • How to Install Paper-Faced Corner Bead

    Outside drywall corners have traditionally been protected with nail-on metal corners, but paper-faced corner bead is simpler and resists cracks…