Drywall Taping and Finishing

Drywall Taping & Finishing For the Do-it-Yourselfer

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Repairing Basement Water Damage - How to repair a water damaged area of drywall along the floor.

How to Cut an Outlet Hole in Drywall - Using this nifty trick will give you perfectly cut outlet holes!

Installing Plumbing Access Panels in Drywall - How I built a drywall access panel at the back of my shower plumbing.

Repairing Drywall Outlet Holes Cut Too Big - How to fix the hole with a simple patch.

Drywall Finishing Myths - 5 common myths about finishing drywall.

Repairing Drywall Nail Pops - How to repair drywall where nails have popped through the surface.

Types of Drywall - Different sizes, thicknesses, and types - also see Different Kinds of Drywall

Cold Weather? Convert your 2x4 walls to 2x6 - Here is an overview from my 1st project

Converting 2x4 walls to 2x6 - Detailed article posted on NaturalHandyman.com

Drywall Dust Collection & Drywall Sanding Dust Control - Minimize the mess!

Joint Compound Storage - How to store away the mud properly when done.

Hanging Pictures on Drywall? - How to securely hang items on drywall when not on a stud.

Cover a Hole Around Plumbing Pipe - How to easily conceal the hole after the fact.

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Wet Sanding Drywall - Why I don't like it!

Drywall & Drains - Be careful when cleaning up!

EZRip the Super-Fast Drywall Cutting Tool - The EZ-Rip makes cutting drywall extremely simple, and gives you the most precise measurement possible in the shortest amount of time.

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