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There's a Better Way: Custom Drywall Taping Tool

A custom drywall taping knife is cheap, easy to make, and produces excellent results

Length: 1:39
Produced By: John Ross

Taping an odd, angled inside corner on a wall or ceiling can be difficult, so James LaGrotta  of Boonton Township, N.J., devised a better way to create straight, smooth, uniform curved joints with very little fuss. As Chuck Miller demonstrates in this quick tip, in just a few steps, Jim's custom tool saves time, money, and a lot of frustration.

Video by: John Ross

May 4, 2009