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Learn how to install, tape and sand drywall yourself with these projects and professional tips.

5 Types of Drywall All DIYers Should Know About

Drywall, aka plasterboard, wallboard, gypsumboard or Sheetrock (a brand name), is actually a lot more interesting than you might think. Although pros use many different types of drywall in both commercial and residential projects, there are five that are useful for DIYers tackling a variety of home improvement projects. Here's what you need to know about these different types of drywall and what to use them for in your home.