Get the smoothest walls in your house by working smarter, not harder with Myron R. Ferguson
Hanging and taping wallboard doesn't have to be a back-breaking, messy job. With the right tools and materials, and some surprisingly simple techniques, anyone can have smooth walls and crisp seams. In this For Pros By Pros video series, drywall expert Myron R. Ferguson shares his no-nonsense tips for making the job go smoother, and for getting a perfect finish every time.
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Lots of details add up to one good drywall job
Whenever you do a drywalling project, there are a lot of little things you can do to make the job go easier and end up with better results. In this video series, you will learn how to measure the house, and order the right materials; you will see how to plan and stage the job site to work efficiently; you will get tips on preparing the framing and hanging boards; and you will see all of the techniques necessary to finish the job right. After you watch this series, you should be more confident when tackling your next drywall project.
Fine Homebuilding is built around tradesmen who are passionate about their work, but Myron R. Ferguson is in a category all his own. You could search for a lifetime and never find another contractor who loves drywall as much as Myron. Myron has also completed a Building Performance Institute certification and is now a building-envelope analyst. When he's not heaving 'rock and slinging mud, he enjoys running in road races and spending time with his family in Galway, N.Y.