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Learn how to install, tape and sand drywall yourself with these projects and professional tips.
Drywall Butt Joints Made Easy
Techniques to avoid having to feather out butt joints
11 Tips on How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling Faster and Easier
One-Off Dust Catcher
Remove a Drywall Screw That Has Missed the Stud
Taping Drywall Tips: How to Tape Drywall Joints
Wet Sanding Drywall
How to Tape Drywall
A color-coded guide to flat, smooth, perfect walls.
7 Drywall Installation Mistakes You’ve Probably Made Before
This article walks you through the 'Do's and Don'ts' of drywall installation. It will help...
How to Fix Drywall
How to fix drywall is easy. We'll show you how and other fixes for your damaged walls.
20 Tips for Working with Drywall
We've hung and patched and primed and finished our fair share of drywall. Check out...
Plaster and Lath Tear-Off Tips
Gary Wentz is a carpenter and the Editor-in-Chief of The Family Handyman. He claims to...
How to Install Paper-Faced Corner Bead
Paper-faced corner bead makes taping outside corners a snap
How to Choose Joint Compound
Finding the right type for your project
How to Hang Drywall Like a Pro
Get the rock up fast
Tips for Finishing Drywall
Professional advice for smoother walls and less wasted time
How to Apply Knock Down Texture
Wall texture works for ceilings, too. Knock down texture is a fast fix for problem ceilings
Master the Basics of Drywall: How to Cut Drywall
Learn about the five simple tools and basic techniques you need to successfully cut drywall.
How to Texture a Ceiling and Walls: Apply Knockdown
Spray ceiling texture to add visual interest and hide imperfections. Keep reading to learn how...
Preparing Walls for Painting: Problem Walls
Fix any wall before you paint to get a super-smooth finish
How to Paint Walls: Prepare Interior Walls for Painting
Fixes for the 8 most common drywall flaws
How to Cut a Hole in Drywall
If you have a small drywall job to do, there is no need to buy...
How to Cut Drywall
Cutting drywall is easy and only requires a few tools.
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How to Sand Drywall
Techniques and tools for sanding drywall so it's perfectly smooth, plus tips for dust control.
How to Cut Drywall for an Opening
Cut out drywall holes for electrical outlets with a drywall saw.
Drywall Sanding Tips and Techniques
All the best tips and techniques for a smooth drywall surface.
How to Tape Drywall With a Banjo
Speedy, trouble-free taping is easy with this pro tool