May 14, 2014
When working for a commercial/industrial builder and remodeler many years ago, I learned a simple method for patching drywall. It works on walls of any thickness and requires only whatever…
May 6, 2014
Skim-coating drywall and low-dust sanding
March 5, 2014
The right techniques make for speedy, accurate cuts
October 23, 2013
In this video series, a drywall expert shares his no-nonsense tips for making the job go smoother, and for getting a perfect finish every time.
High-gloss paint and harsh lighting will showing every imperfection in your walls unless you do this top-notch surface prep
Stick to these rules for smoother seams with almost no sanding
Cover cathedral ceilings faster and easier by following a few basic rules
Prep your framing so that drywall sits flat, and is easy to fasten securely
Ordering the proper materials is really important because your main goal is to reduce the lineal footage of seams that you're going to have to tape later.
May 16, 2013
I’ve found that by rounding the corners of a broad 9-in. taping knife, I can apply drywall compound faster and with fewer ridges to remove later. I’ve also found that…
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