How to Hang Drywall: Use a Lift

Hang drywall alone with the right tools and techniques.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Screw gun
  • Chalk line
  • Drywall saw
  • T-square
  • Safety glasses
  • Utility knife
  • Tool belt

You will also need a Drywall lift, Panel roller, Panel lifter, Cutout tool

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Drywall sheets
  • Drywall screws
  • Drywall nails